In 2009 this poor tiger was brought to a pet hospital in Chelyabinsk. Its inattentive owners fed the tiger with chicken bones that injured its palate. He nearly had no chances to survive...
The tiger was unconscious.
Veterinaries gave it injections with strong antibiotics.
In 2010 the best veterinaries from all the country gathered for the urgent operation.
Before the surgery Zhorik didn't eat for a day.
They gave him hypnotic.