Jaguar at Mesker Park Zoo diagnosed with terminal cancer

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Courtesy: Mesker Park Zoo

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – One of the Jaguars at Mesker Park Zoo has been diagnosed with terminal cancer.

According to a Facebook post, Beliza was recently diagnosed during a medical procedure.

Beliza has been at Mesker Park Zoo since 2007.

Mesker Park Zoo officials say she is acting and playing normal.

They’re not sure how much time she has left, but they’re doing what they can to make her comfortable.

Beliza is being closely monitored.

More information about Beliza’s story can be found by clicking here.

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(This story was originally published on September 17, 2019)

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