Priyanka tiger

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India – Odisha Sun Times

Tigress ‘Priyanka’ Dies At Odisha Zoo.

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A pal of gloom descended over Nanadankanan Zoological Park (NZP) after tigress ‘Priyanka’ died here this morning.
 

The 19-year-old tigress was suffering from age related ailments for past two years. She breathed last on premises of the wildlife habitat.

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Priyanka, a 19 year old tigress in a zoo in Odisha, was suffering from age related ailments for the past two years and died on Monday.

Vinay tiger

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India – The Hans India

Bengal White Tiger Dies At Age Of 21.

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A Royal Bengal Tiger, a white male named Vinay, born in Nehru Zoological Park and aged about 21 years and 6 months, died on August 5, disclosed the zoo authorities on Tuesday.

Born to father Murugan and mother Karuna, Vinay was suffering from old age-related complications and was lame since May 2018. The animal was kept in the off-display facility for the past 5 years due to old age.

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Old white tiger dies in India zoo from old age (21 years).

Tiger Satu

The Houston Zoo’s 18-year-old Malayan tiger died last night.

Satu lived a long life, one that lasted longer than her median life expectancy, which in the wild would have been eight to 12 years, the zoo said.

The carnivore staff and veterinary team made the decision to euthanize Satu on Monday night. The staff members said her quality of life began to decline.

Bajirao white tiger