Category Archives: ANIMALS CORONAVIRUS

Tiger tests positive for coronavirus at Bronx Zoo, first known case in the world

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A tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York City has tested positive for the virus that causes COVID-19, and six other big cats are exhibiting symptoms consistent with the illness, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Sunday afternoon. “It’s the first time, to our knowledge, that a [wild] animal has gotten sick from COVID-19 […]