User Tag List

Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Otter's at zoo test positive for Covid

  1. #1
    Alumni V.I.P Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsTagger First ClassVeteran
    Overall activity: 64.0%

    Frankenvoter's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2015
    Thanked: 19,516
    Rep Power

    Otter's at zoo test positive for Covid

    Otters at Georgia Aquarium test positive for Covid-19 (

    They're expected to make a full recovery though.

    I'm wondering if there are Otter ventilators.

    They began exhibiting mild respiratory symptoms such as sneezing, runny noses, mild lethargy, and some began coughing,” the Georgia Aquarium said in a statement.The aquarium in Atlanta said the Asian small-clawed otters are currently doing well.
    “Despite following all recommended health and safety protocols, it is suspected the otters may have acquired the infection from an asymptomatic staff member,” the aquarium said in their statement posted to Facebook.
    Is it safe to assume then that Covid can jump from human to animal with ease? I thought thats what keeps some of the more freaky diseases from heading our way.

    <font size="4">

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to Frankenvoter For This Useful Post:

    dinosaur (04-18-2021)

  3. #2
    running down a dream V.I.P Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranTagger Second Class
    Overall activity: 53.0%

    ruthless terrier's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    somewhere in the deep south
    Thanked: 11,377
    Rep Power
    it's because the damn otters aren't wearing face masks.

  4. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to ruthless terrier For This Useful Post:

    dinosaur (04-18-2021),Frankenvoter (04-18-2021),Kodiak (04-18-2021)

  5. #3
    Senior Member Forum Donor
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranTagger First Class
    Overall activity: 75.0%

    dinosaur's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    Thanked: 19,563
    Rep Power
    All this time, we thought it was bats ... now it's otters. Asian otters ...

    BLM has a mostly peaceful protest tonight at the zoo ... gonna torch the Asian otter habitat. Maxine is on the way.
    Last edited by dinosaur; 04-18-2021 at 02:57 PM.

  6. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to dinosaur For This Useful Post:

    Frankenvoter (04-18-2021),Kodiak (04-18-2021),Oceander (04-18-2021)

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts