The Smithsonian’s National Zoo’s six-week-old giant panda cub had its first veterinary exam last month. Photo: Roshan Patel/Smithsonian’s National Zoo handout via AFP The Smithsonian’s National Zoo’s six-week-old giant panda cub had its first veterinary exam last month. Photo: Roshan Patel/Smithsonian’s National Zoo handout via AFP
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo’s six-week-old giant panda cub had its first veterinary exam last month. Photo: Roshan Patel/Smithsonian’s National Zoo handout via AFP

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Topic |   Pandas
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo’s six-week-old giant panda cub had its first veterinary exam last month. Photo: Roshan Patel/Smithsonian’s National Zoo handout via AFP The Smithsonian’s National Zoo’s six-week-old giant panda cub had its first veterinary exam last month. Photo: Roshan Patel/Smithsonian’s National Zoo handout via AFP
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo’s six-week-old giant panda cub had its first veterinary exam last month. Photo: Roshan Patel/Smithsonian’s National Zoo handout via AFP
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