Baby panda update: Panda cub now weighs more than three pounds

The baby panda cub now weighs slightly more than three pounds. (Photo: National Zoo)

Here’s a panda update: The baby panda cub born at the National Zoo in August now weighs a little more than three pounds and the zoo says she even gained a full pound since Monday.

She’s a total of 14 inches long.

The baby panda was born on Aug. 23 to Mei Xiang.