Panda Cub

The panda cub at the National Zoo in D.C. (Photo from Smithsonian National Zoo)

Panda Cub Undergoes Full Vet Exam at D.C.’s National Zoo

The panda cub at the National Zoo in Washington hit another milestone this week.


(Photo courtesy of Courtney Janney/Smithsonian's National Zoo)

Giant Panda Cub Fit As A Fiddle After First Full Checkup

The National Zoo’s panda cub had her first full vet exam Monday, and handlers say she weighs just under 2 pounds.


(Photo credit: National Zoo)

Zoo Releases Latest Footage of Panda Cub

The latest video of D.C.’s hottest celebrity is out. That would be the zoo’s nearly three-week-old panda cub, of course.


(Photo credit: National Zoo)

Zoo Releases First Video of Panda Cub Since Birth

Well, one thing can be said for the newborn panda cub at the National Zoo. It sure has a good set of lungs.


Photo credit: Courtney Janney, Smithsonian National Zoo

Protective Panda Mom Prevents 2nd Exam of Cub

Attempts by the panda team at the National Zoo to distract new mom Mei Xiang so they could examine her newborn cub Tuesday were unsuccessful.


Tian Tian, the 275-pound male giant panda at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park, moves around in his outdoor enclosure the day after the death of a six-day-old panda cub at the zoo.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

National Zoo: Panda Cub Died of Liver and Lung Issues

National Zoo scientists have determined what killed a 6-day-old giant panda cub and are preparing to announce their findings.


Dennis W. Kelly (L), Director of the Smithsonian's National Zoo, and Suzan Murray (R), chief veterinarian of Smithsonian's National Zoo talk about the sudden death of a baby panda cub during a press conference at the National Zoo on September 23, 2012.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Zoo Officials to Reveal Cause of Panda Cub’s Death

The National Zoo is set to reveal what killed a 6-day-old giant panda cub.


Archive image of Giant Panda (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Giant Panda Cub Dies at National Zoo

The National Zoo says the giant panda cub born Sept. 16 at National Zoo has died.


Archive image of Giant Panda (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Video: Baby Panda Squeals at National Zoo

The National Zoo’s newest addition is saying ‘hi.’ The newly born panda cub delighted Panda Cam viewers Thursday morning as it squealed while its mother, Mei Xiang, picked it up and began grooming it.