Scientists suggest that the leopard is the «godmother» of Sergey Ivanov pregnant

© RIA Novosti / A. Solomonovicha in potencjalnego leopard. Archival photoScientists suggest that the leopard is the «godmother» of Sergey Ivanov pregnant© RIA Novosti / A. Solomonovicha the image Bank

Leopard «godmother» of the special representative of the President on the issues of environmental activities, environment and transport, Sergei Ivanov, who lives in the national Park «Land of leopard» in Primorye, may be pregnant, said in an interview with RIA Novosti Director of the national Park Viktor Bardyuk.

«As for the «goddaughter» Ivanov Dooney, everything is fine. She is full of energy, cheerful and hunts, she’s 8 years old. There is speculation that she is pregnant in the autumn of this information can be confirmed. From who is pregnant is unknown, we do so in the privacy of the leopard entered. Camera traps sometimes capture the possible Dating of leopards, but not in the case of Dooney» — said the source.

Ivanov is the Keeper of the leopard. This kind of «godparents» rare cats, they do charity work and participate in environmental campaigns. Also the «guardians» of these rare cats have become the actress Pamela Anderson, actor Steven Seagal and other famous persons.

Far Eastern leopard — rarest big cat in the world, listed in the Red book of Russia and Primorsky Krai, the Red list of the International Union for conservation of nature. Today, 70% of the leopard habitat is located within the boundaries of the national Park «Land of leopard» in Primorye. In 2017 in this area recorded 86 adult leopard kitten and 21. More than 200 Amur leopards live in zoos around the world. It is the descendants withdrawn from the forest predators. The population in captivity is considered redundant and may in the future become the basis for the reintroduction of leopards.