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Since early in the pandemic, zoo animals, including tigers, lions, and a gorilla troop, have tested positive for COVID-19. The Oakland Zoo in California is among the United States zoos vaccinating animals with an experimental COVID-19 vaccine.
Read more about the zoos beginning to vaccinate animals against COVID-19 at NationalGeographic.org.
More information on preventive medicine for zoo animals is available in the MSD Veterinary Manual.