The animal, which was 24 years old, was in & # 39; deteriorated condition b & # 39; arthrosis and arthritis because of its longevity. After years & # 39; permanent and sustained treatment with & # 39; medicine, died despite the efforts of the staff and local medical team BioPark.
"Nico" came deep in 1997 with & # 39; years, and because of his age had many health problems, including advanced arthritis and arthritis, which led to long years & # 39; treatment and medication.
F & # 39; this regard, the municipal director BioPark, Alejandro Serena, explained that "his general condition deteriorated started with & # 39; kidney failure and epileptic pictures were controlled by & # 39; drug that determined in & # 39; this denouement received yesterday at the times & # 39; in the morning "were a great find, but" Nico "passed by model & # 39; osteoarthritis and arthritis..
The body & # 39; veterinary BioPark carried out periodic checks to monitor and assess renal function and convulsions that "Nico" suffered two years ago.
"He wants to highlight the enormous effort made by veterinary body to maintain its condition and the animal does not suffer. He was a lion many lived, though stable was unconscious and track & # 39; morning, died. "
On the other hand, a & # 39; worth mentioning that "Nico" was a father & # 39; "Mansa" and "Melena", the lion and the lion BioPark & # 39; La Plata, will be transferred and released in the coming days, in the cat sanctuary. Wildcat Sanctuary. "
As part of the various actions related to the plan & # 39; converting the former zoo in the current BioPark, the lejż and lioness were again after 10 years with the aim jirrilokawhom in specialized sanctuary located in & # 39; Massin, USA.
According to property specialists, reproductive loans given night in 2008 with & # 39; other animals traveled to the city & # 39; Olavarría, while always standing lioness in the zoo old f & # 39; La Plata.
Both animals, born in La Plata in 2007 and 2011, are brothers and rejoin together after 10 years, in specialized sanctuary in & # 39; wildlife, where they will get a better quality of life, a better environment and comfort higher for their development. .