The animals of the Smithsonian’s National Zoo have begun to be vaccinated with a Covid-19 vaccine developed for animals.
The first animal has received its vaccination against Covid-19 at Saint Louis Zoo. The recipient was chimpanzee, Jimiyu.
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo have recorded presumptive positives for Covid-19 in a number of their big cats.
A number of gorillas within the troop at Zoo Atlanta have returned a presumptive positive result for Covid-19.