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MD Zoo one penguin chick hatch away from setting record

Posted at 8:55 AM, Feb 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-16 08:55:58-05

The Maryland Zoo is near a big milestone thanks to their latest addition. 

The zoo's 999th penguin chick has hatched! 

This puts the zoo just one chick away from a huge milestone. If the zoo makes it to 1,000 chicks this season, they'll be the first zoo or aquarium in North America to do so.