Miller Park Zoo announces death of North American River Otter
BLOOMINGTON (25 News Now) -The Miller Park Zoo says one of their North American River Otters has died.
In a post on Facebook Monday, the Zoo confirmed Spencer died.
An autopsy was done by the University of Illinois Veterinary College, and was not related to COVID-19.
“We are saddened by the loss as Spencer was a favorite of staff and guests. Cause of death has not yet been determined. A mass was found in the abdomen and tissue has been sent off for diagnosis” said Miller Park Zoo Interim Director Anthony Nelson said in the Facebook post.
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