BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Anuli, an eight-year-old giraffe on the Maryland Zoo, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, the zoo introduced.
The zoo mentioned a employees member noticed the giraffe attempting to put down awkwardly. Zoo employees responded inside 20 minutes however Anuli had already died.
“We’re surprised by this sudden loss,” Kirby Fowler, president & CEO of the Maryland Zoo, mentioned in a press release. “Anuli was an integral a part of the giraffe herd, and has been a favourite of employees and guests alike since she arrived right here in 2013.”
A necropsy will decide the reason for Anuli’s demise, although zoo officers mentioned the outcomes could take a number of months. Anuli had been being handled for a medical situation that will have performed a job in her demise.
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