• In Memory of Daniel

    1 month ago - By Phoenix Zoo

    In Memory of Daniel
    July 28, 2021
    It is with deep sadness and a heavy heart that we announce that we lost our 15-year-old male Bornean orangutan, Daniel over the weekend. As most of you know, he's had a chronic history of respiratory illness that likely resulted in his severe, fibrosing pneumonia. Over the past week, his symptoms had gotten worse, and he was immobilized for medical examination and treatment. He went into respiratory arrest and could not be revived. Initial pathology exam showed severe chronic fibrosing pneumonia in both lungs. Respiratory issues are the most common...
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