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Coronavirus Update: New York's Bronx Zoo Says Tiger Tests Positive

1 month ago   |   By CBS

Throughout the coronavirus outbreak, many have wondered if animals can get the disease.
It appears at least some can, according to the World Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo .
Nadia, a Malayan tiger, has tested positive for coronavirus, the Bronx Zoo announced on April 5, 2020.
The New York based zoo announced Sunday that a 4-year-old female Malayan tiger named “Nadia” has tested positive for COVID-19, and that her sister “Azul,” two Amur tigers, and three African lions had developed a dry cough. All are expected to recover.
The positive COVID-19 test for the tiger is believed to be the...
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Coronavirus: LA Zoo taking extra precautions after first known COVID-19 case confirmed in an animal in US

Coronavirus: LA Zoo taking extra precautions after first known COVID-19 case confirmed in an animal in US

1 month ago   |   By ABC

After a tiger at the Bronx Zoo tested positive for coronavirus, the Los Angeles Zoo announced it is taking additional safety measures to protect the health of animals and workers amid the outbreak.
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