Some people thought that it would be a good idea to vaccinate the zoo animals, even though SARS-CoV-2 studies repeatedly show that the virus is very mild for lab animals (unlike humans). And now there’s a dead gorilla.
From @CovidVictimsPortraits on Instagram.
I wish this were a joke, but it is not. Zoos have been injecting their animals with the juice, and Jojo was one of the unlucky silverback western lowland gorillas to get it. He died from cardiac arrest after an acute illness at the age of 42.