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Honolulu Zoo’s only male lion dies, tests positive for COVID

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / 2010 
                                Ekundu, a 13-year-old male African lion, experienced difficulty breathing before dying Monday at the Honolulu Zoo. Moxy, Ekundu’s mate, also tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 but is recovering from the virus.

    STAR-ADVERTISER / 2010

    Ekundu, a 13-year-old male African lion, experienced difficulty breathing before dying Monday at the Honolulu Zoo. Moxy, Ekundu’s mate, also tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 but is recovering from the virus.

The Honolulu Zoo’s only male lion, Ekundu, who fathered three cubs in 2012, has died after testing positive for the coronavirus, the city announced Friday. Read more

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