A hidden forest camera captured the very rare moment a mother snow leopard is playfighting with her adorable cub.
The heart-warming encounter, which was found by accident, shows the wild animals frolicking and wrestling around.
Scientists estimate that there around only around 4,000 snow leopards left in the wild.
Mostly found in the mountains of Central Asia, they are a Class A protected animal in China.
The images were taken on an infrared camera. Apparently, researchers stumbled across the footage by accident while changing the batteries in the camera.
This clip could suggest there is a family of snow leopards living in the area.
“It is unimaginable that there is such rich biodiversity in an area with frequent human activities. It also shows the harmonious coexistence between humans and wildlife.”