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Russia Mulls Neurosurgery for Crippled Tiger

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, tigers, surgery )

- 1559 days ago -
Russian authorities said Tuesday they would rather perform neurosurgery on a crippled Amur tiger with paralyzed hind legs and tail than put the animal to sleep.

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Christeen A (368)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 4:53 am
Yea. I am in complete agreement with their decision.

Ljiljana M (115)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 4:54 am
Great that this tiger is not in “civilized” country like Denmark, than in eastern “uncivilized” Russia!
Thank you Cher

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 5:45 am
Yes this is wonderful to hear! I hope the surgery is a great success. Thx Cher

Gabriele Jefferson (147)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 8:27 am

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Tuesday February 11, 2014, 3:03 pm
If this is true, this is extemely generous of the Russians.

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 7:47 pm
Best wishes for the Tiger, hopefully the surgery can be successful and carried out so that this big cat is not facing a life of pain. Wild boars can inflict untold damage to any predator. May the tiger roam once again...and avoid wild boars.

Ruth C (87)
Wednesday February 12, 2014, 9:12 am
I hope they are not just experimenting on the poor animal!

Sara P (57)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 8:10 am
Personally I think that the 'uncivilized' are everywhere, here in Italy too. I think simply that there are bastards everywhere but also good and compassionate people, as in this case. Thanks Cher.
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