Bert also suffers from joint problems and receives hippo-size doses of arthritis medication, said Felicia Knightly, an associate veterinarian at the Denver Zoo.He
also has some dental issues, she
said, but still eats well.
"More and more, you need to be a good geriatric practitioner," Knightly
It's clear, Knightly
said, that Blossom's hearing and vision are not as sharp as they were, and the big cat seems to show a bit of senility at times.
"You have to be like, ,Hello, look at me,'" Knightly