Cleveland Zoo mourns death of 'Travis' the giraffe

Cleveland Zoo mourns death of 'Travis' the giraffe

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A giraffe at the Cleveland Zoo who suffered from an acute and untreatable urinary condition died over the weekend.

The 9-year-old male giraffe, named Travis, passed away Friday morning in Cleveland.

Zoo officials said this a very hard time for the zoo staff who cared for the giraffe and everyone connected with Cleveland Metroparks Zoo.

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