Found in Taimyr female musk ox delivered to Krasnoyarsk

Found in Taimyr female musk ox delivered to Krasnoyarsk

May 25, 2023

Now little Alana is undergoing quarantine in the Roev Ruchey park.

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The Krasnoyarsk park of flora and fauna Roev Ruchey employees met at the airport and delivered to the zoo an orphaned female musk ox rescued in Taimyr, the zoo press office reports.

The musk ox cub, which was found by the diamond mining company near its dead mother’s body at cape Chelyuskin, was first taken to Hatanga. From there, the calf was transported to Krasnoyarsk, where they have experience in nursing such animals. On flights, the baby was accompanied by veterinarians.

“We are reporting the first information: the child is cheerful, playful, exploring the quarantine enclosure, in which the park staff carefully placed toys in addition to straw. Now she will have to undergo an examination and a rehabilitation period, given that the baby has no maternal immunity at all”, in the zoo said.

The female, who was named Alana, can be seen no earlier than in a month, according to the quarantine conditions.

Follow us on TelegramVKontakte.

Text: Elena Popova, Photo: Royev Ruchey park

May 25, 2023

All rights reserved ©️ THIS IS TAIMYR online media, 2020-2023

If quoting in whole or in part, a reference to the This is Taimyr is required. The editors are not responsible for the information contained in advertisements. The editors do not provide reference information. Registered by the Federal Service for Supervision in the Sphere of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media. The mass media registration number is ЭЛ No. ФС 77 - 79414 dated 02.11.2020, valid. Distributed in Russian Federation and foreign countries.

Founder: Severny Gorod Media Company LLC, 663300, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Norilsk, Komsomolskaya st., 33a.

Chief editor: Natalia N. Popova

This site uses cookies and services to collect technical visitor data (IP address data, etc.) to ensure performance and improve the service quality. By continuing to use our site, you automatically agree to the use of these technologies: