A Malayan tiger name Nadia has tested positive for coronavirus the Bronx Zoo in New York City, and 6 other big cats are exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms. This is the first case of a wild animal contracting the disease from a person, who was most likely an asymptomatic zookeeper pic.twitter.com/axXVvnKD8j— BFM News (@NewsBFM) April 6, 2020
Oh no....the only silver lining for me throughout this entire pandemic has been that I was the under impression that animals can't get the virus, or it is, at the most, extremely, extremely, extremely rare. Thanks a lot, CDC. Guess that's a lie like everything else in 2020.
“Several lions and tigers at the zoo showed symptoms of respiratory illness,” according to a statement by the department. They are expected to recover.
There is absolutely only one person to blame for this atrocity: