The Denver zoo was euthanized brought from Russia the Amur tiger Martin. In late October, the animal has found a decrease in activity and loss of appetite. A medical examination revealed the presence of a tiger aggressive form of leukemia.
In the zoo of the American city Denver in Colorado lulled brought from Russia the Amur tiger Martin. It is reported gazety.
«The Denver zoo sadly announces the death of Martin, a three-year Amur tiger», — stated in the message.
22 Oct tiger found a decrease in activity and loss of appetite. Subsequent examination showed the presence of Martin has an aggressive form of leukemia. After consultations with specialists last Friday the decision was made to euthanize the animal.
The Amur tiger Martin was born in June 2014 in the Moscow zoo. He was brought to Denver in July of this year. Before sending it to the United States, Russian specialists have not identified the animal has any health problems.
In the Moscow zoo died 20-year-old white tigress Kali