The chick was hatched on January 3.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The National Aviary says that a new penguin check is doing well according to a recent update.

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The aviary tweeted that Buddy’s and Holly’s penguin chick is growing rapidly since it hatched back on January 3.

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The aviary says the chick has opened its eyes and is becoming more alert and active as it grows.