Sumatran tigers at zoo likely infected with SARS-CoV-2

2021-08-05

Preliminary testing revealed Sumatran tigers at San Diego Zoo have SARS-CoV-2 infections, and the zoo has closed its Tiger Trail habitat while the National Veterinary Services Laboratory confirms the results. The tigers have had intermittent coughing, fatigue and appetite loss, but none has required veterinary treatment.

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