The female of the Amur tiger who has come to the rehabilitation center on January 27 has died on Sunday night. According to experts, in an organism of an animal serious irreversible consequences, despite the taken measures for rescue of a tiger cub have been started.
Nearly five days later after treatment and continuous control of health of a young female, the organism of an animal was given before irreversible consequences of hunger and cold. All these days veterinarians of the Center of rehabilitation and reintroduction of tigers and other rare animals provided her necessary medical care.
When the female of the Amur tiger has come to the Center of rehabilitation, it noted normal body temperature, weight is less than norm, serious condition owing to exhaustion remained from the moment of receipt.
"All these days she was in stable serious condition. It is worse, it became better for her not. She ate, the stomach worked. Perhaps, some virus against the background of the weakened organism – but will precisely show opening. Now it is only possible to assume", - the director of the Center of rehabilitation and reintroduction of tigers and other rare animals Victor Kuzmenko has reported.
The female was only about 4-5 months old, and at this age tiger cubs live in the wild nature with mother who cares for them and finds livelihood. In this case the tiger cub survived independently within several weeks, as could be reflected in an animal organism.
For establishment of an exact cause of death of a tiger cub experts will carry out his opening.
Meanwhile, the alleged sister of a tigress – one more young female of the Amur tiger whom residents of Hasansky district have found on the eve of new year the other day has undergone repeated vaccination. According to the staff of the rehabilitation center, nothing threatens her life.
This individual already lives in the open open-air cage and shows skills of hunting – for a training of hunting instincts rabbits have been let into the open-air cage to a tigress. Control of the state of health of a tigress continues.