This morning, a jaguar was found in the garden of a private individual, avenue Tropicana in Rémire-Montjoly. On the spot, to capture the animal, a team of veterinarians, agents of the French Office for Biodiversity, and the amazed owners of this unusual discovery.
A jaguar, near his garden, is the adventure of the day, for Arletty Ho-Bing-Huang. The jaguar was walking, in Montjoly, near the road to the beaches, and there, the dogs of the subdivision gave the alert.
Looking for the jaguar in the mango tree
Neighbors challenged, by the noisy activity of our four-legged friends, went to see what was happening, thinking of recovering a dog, climbed into a mango tree.
They call the veterinarians to retrieve the dog, and there, we discover a young jaguar, at least 60 kg.
The owner is warned, the veterinarians urgently call the French Office for Biodiversity, which is used to recovering felines, but rarely, in a garden.
He had to be put to sleep, two doses were needed, the whole team is taking “small care” to identify him and secure the animal.
Sleeping Jaguar, being identified
The jaguar will be released in the forest, far from the houses, towards the “Petit-Saut” dam, where he will surely be able to spend happy days, far from the stress of civilization.
Manual weighing of the jaguar
Capture of a jaguar in a garden of Rémire-Montjoly