News > US

Bronx Zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Four-year-old Malayan tiger and six other tigers and lions have also fallen ill, believed to have been infected by zoo worker A tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the new coronavirus, in what is believed to be the first known infection in an animal in the US or a tiger anywhere, federal officials and the zoo said on Sunday. The four-year-old Malayan tiger named Nadia - and six other tigers and lions that have also fallen ill - are believed to have been infected by a zoo employee who wasn't yet showing symptoms, the zoo said. The first animal started showing symptoms on 27...
Read more ...

 

Tiger Tests Positive for Coronavirus at Bronx Zoo But Is Expected to Recover

Tiger Tests Positive for Coronavirus at Bronx Zoo But Is Expected to Recover

1 month ago   |   By E! Online

A Malayan tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for COVID-19 but is expected to recover, according to an announcement released on Sunday by the Wildlife Conservation Society at the New York...
Read more ...

 

Tiger at zoo in New York tests positive for coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for coronavirus, in what is believed to be the first known infection in an animal in the US or a tiger anywhere, federal officials and the zoo said.
Read more ...

 

Tiger at NYC zoo tests positive for coronavirus

Tiger at NYC zoo tests positive for coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Caption: A tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for Covid-19. 6 other tigers and lions at the zoo are also showing symptoms.
A tiger at a New York City zoo has tested positive for coronavirus in what is believed to be the first known Covid-19 case in a US animal or tiger anywhere, zoo officials said.
The four-year-old Malayan tiger named Nadia, and six other lions and tigers, have reportedly become ill at the Bronx Zoo after they were believed to be infected with coronavirus by a zoo employee. the US Department of Agriculture said.
Officials said the first animal first began showing...
Read more ...

 

Tiger tests positive for coronavirus with six other zoo animals showing symptoms

Tiger tests positive for coronavirus with six other zoo animals showing symptoms

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Nadia, a four-year-old female Malayan tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York has tested positive for coronavirus Covid-19 after developing a dry cough and a decrease in appetite
Read more ...

 

Tiger named Nadia tests positive for coronavirus at the Bronx Zoo after she developed a dry cough 

Tiger named Nadia tests positive for coronavirus at the Bronx Zoo after she developed a dry cough 

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

The four-year-old female Malayan tiger named Nadia was tested out of an abundance of caution after developing a dry cough and a decrease in appetite at the Bronx Zoo in New York City.
Read more ...

 

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo tested positive for COVID-19 after coming into contact with an asymptomatic caretaker

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo tested positive for COVID-19 after coming into contact with an asymptomatic caretaker

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

A four-year-old female tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York City tested positive for COVID-19, the coronavirus disease.
A caretaker at the zoo was infected but asymptomatic and infected the tiger.
The zoo says the tigers have decreased appetites but are expected to recover.
Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories .
In a suspected human to animal transmission, a tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for COVID-19, the coronavirus disease.
Nadia, a four-year-old female tiger at the zoo tested positive, and the diagnosis was confirmed by the USDA's National Veterinary Services...
Read more ...

 

Tiger at Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus after ‘being infected by asymptomatic keeper'

Tiger at Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus after ‘being infected by asymptomatic keeper'

1 month ago   |   By The Sun

A TIGER at New York's Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the coronavirus, in what is thought to be the world's first case of a big cat contracting the disease.
Nadia, a 4-year-old female Malayan tiger at the Bronx Zoo, tested positive for COVID-19, with the USDA saying it is the “first case of its kind”.
Nadia, a 4-year-old female Malayan tiger at the Bronx Zoo, has tested positive for COVID-19 WCS
The Bronx Zoo has been closed to the public since mid-March.
The tiger first began showing signs of sickness on March 27, while Nadia's sister Azul, two Amur tigers, and three African lions have...
Read more ...

 

Coronavirus: Tiger at New York City zoo tests positive for Covid-19

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

A four-year-old tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for coronavirus, likely the first case involving an animal in the US.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   US      Coronavirus outbreak      Infectious diseases      Science      World news      US news      New York      Conservation      Conservatives      Wildlife      Society      World      City      Cities      Humans      Business      News      US News  


George Floyd autopsy report reveals he had tested positive for coronavirus

George Floyd autopsy report reveals he had tested positive for coronavirus

George Floyd's final autopsy report has revealed the 46-year-old had tested positive for coronavirus, but died from 'cardiopulmonary arrest' following his altercation with... Read more ...

'There is something different here': Obama optimistic about George Floyd...

'There is something different here': Obama optimistic about George Floyd protests getting results compared to unrest in the 1960s

Former President Barack Obama spoke for the first time on camera Wednesday about the death of George Floyd and subsequent protests. Obama tried to encourage protesters, saying... Read more ...

Virginia Gov. to announce removal of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee statue...

Virginia Gov. to announce removal of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee statue in Richmond

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam is slated to announce the removal of the historic statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee from its pedestal on Thursday. Read more ...

LeBron James slams Drew Brees's criticism of players protesting during the...

LeBron James slams Drew Brees's criticism of players protesting during the anthem

Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James slammed Drew Brees's claim that athlete protests during the national anthem are disrespectful, saying he is misinterpreting the demonstrations. Read more ...

Trump, Melania, and Barron were rushed to a secure bunker after protesters...

Trump, Melania, and Barron were rushed to a secure bunker after protesters breached barricades near the White House, contradicting the president's claim that he was there for 'inspection'

President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Trump, and their son Barron were rushed to a secure bunker on Friday after protesters breached temporary fences outside the White... Read more ...

Donald Trump is a threat to the Constitution, says former US defence...

Donald Trump is a threat to the Constitution, says former US defence secretary James Mattis

Read more ...

Madeleine McCann's parents say they will 'never give up hope' daughter will...

Madeleine McCann's parents say they will 'never give up hope' daughter will be found

MADELEINE McCann's parents are praying the latest breakthrough in the investigation could finally solve the mystery of her disappearance. Read more ...

Ohio sheriff's office now says adopted son of YouTube star Myka Stauffer 'is...

Ohio sheriff's office now says adopted son of YouTube star Myka Stauffer 'is not missing'

The Delaware County Sheriff's Office in Ohio says it is looking to contact Myka and James Stauffer's 'rehomed' son Huxley and their other children 'to ensure their safety.' Read more ...

Madeleine McCann German suspect re-registered car in new name hours after...

Madeleine McCann German suspect re-registered car in new name hours after toddler vanished

A HOMELESS German drifter living in a campervan has been identified as the prime suspect in the 13-year hunt for missing Madeleine McCann, Scotland Yard revealed. Read more ...

Snapchat says it will NOT promote Donald Trump's account on its Discover channel

Snapchat says it will NOT promote Donald Trump's account on its Discover channel

Snapchat stopped promoting Donald Trump on its Discover page after he tweeted comments that some claim glorified violence amid nationwide racial justice riots. Read more ...