The zoo reports that the panda cub, born on Aug. 23, was given her first veterinary exam while her other Mei Xiang put her down briefly.
The baby panda born at the National Zoo is doing well and is normal size for its age.
The Smithsonian National Zoo's new baby panda is only 5-days-old, but the cameras area already watching and it's already one of the area's biggest celebrities.
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