• Tiger Cub Update June 15

    6 days ago - By Minnesota Zoo

    The Zoo's female Amur tiger cub recently was examined by our veterinary team after her zookeepers noticed Sundari, the cub's mother, was handling her more often than usual. We suspect the increase in handling was due to the warmer and more humid weather. During the cub's check-up, a few minor injuries were found and she needed to undergo a quick procedure to clean up some of her open wounds. Fortunately, the cub is doing really well. In order for her to recover as quickly as possible, our expert animal care staff made the decision for the cub to heal away from mom to prevent re-injuring...
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