Panda cub receives first exam

9785642715_c3ae6e29c0_bThe giant panda cub born at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo Aug. 23 received her first veterinary exam late yesterday afternoon and was given a clean bill of health. Mei Xiang (may-SHONG), who has spent much of the past three and a half weeks cradling her cub, put her down and left her den at 4:11 p.m. Click photo to see more images.

 

 

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