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Two Wild Amur Tiger Deaths Clue to Distemper Outbreak


Animals  (tags: studies, distemper, outrbreak, siberian tigers, wild tigers, tragedy )

Simone
- 2811 days ago - ens-newswire.com
Distemper, a virus afflicting domestic dogs and many wildlife species, appears to be a growing threat to the Amur tigers of Siberia, Russian and U.S. wildlife veterinary scientists believe.



   

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Teresa W (782)
Tuesday October 4, 2011, 7:15 am
very sad
 

Julija S (87)
Wednesday October 5, 2011, 9:52 am
xx
 

Bonny G (0)
Wednesday October 5, 2011, 11:49 am
Soul cringe. What else will wild populations have to survive because of us?
 

Ida J (39)
Wednesday October 5, 2011, 12:14 pm
noted
 

jennifer t (41)
Wednesday October 5, 2011, 2:00 pm
Very distressing.Thanks Simone
 

Ruth C (87)
Thursday October 6, 2011, 6:51 am
I don't believe that these Tigers got this from nothing, I believe that someone is injecting them with the disease, just to do wrong to them, there are alot of evil people in the world!!
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Friday October 7, 2011, 9:20 am
Very sad.
 

Lisa N (202)
Tuesday October 11, 2011, 12:50 pm
Every "single" Tiger lost is devastating! I hope they can find identify the souce of this & soon.
 

Dianne D (490)
Tuesday October 18, 2011, 1:18 pm
Tragic. I hope this get this under control. Once these animals are gone, they are gone forever and humans have driven them to the edge of extinction. This little shove my do the species in.
 
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