A 16-year-old lion named Chaos is recovering well after undergoing its first radiation treatment session for skin cancer at Muelmed Mediclinic in the City of Tshwane yesterday.
"We're a registered zoological facility so he was accompanied at all times and had all the necessary permits."rom the Lory Park Zoo, told the online publication that Chaos was "doing very well".
"We're a registered zoological facility so he was accompanied at all times and had all the necessary permits.
He was treated by a team of five radiation therapists and one oncologist. The treatment for skin cancer on his nose lasted only a few minutes.
There were no human patients in the vicinity at the time of his treatment and he was brought in through the back door.
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