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31 May 11
Escaped cheetah to undergo surgeryThe cheetah found roaming the streets of Al Karaman on Sunday is to undergo surgery on its broken paw.
Ronel Barcellos, director of the Abu Dhabi Wildlife Centre, where the  female cheetah is being kept under quarantine, said it was  malnourished, underweight and in bad condition.
All of the cheetah’s front claws had been removed. “It is inhumane to  do this,” Ms Barcellos said. “The digit is a part of the body and she  is in severe pain,”
It was unclear how long the animal had been loose, but it was  believed it was living on the roof of a villa. It was found with a heavy  chain around its neck.
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Photo: Andrew Henderson / The National

Escaped cheetah to undergo surgery
The cheetah found roaming the streets of Al Karaman on Sunday is to undergo surgery on its broken paw.

Ronel Barcellos, director of the Abu Dhabi Wildlife Centre, where the female cheetah is being kept under quarantine, said it was malnourished, underweight and in bad condition.

All of the cheetah’s front claws had been removed. “It is inhumane to do this,” Ms Barcellos said. “The digit is a part of the body and she is in severe pain,”

It was unclear how long the animal had been loose, but it was believed it was living on the roof of a villa. It was found with a heavy chain around its neck.

Read more.

Photo: Andrew Henderson / The National

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