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'Rocky' the beaver dies at Oklahoma Aquarium

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Posted at 10:49 PM, Jul 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-23 23:52:22-04

Rocky, the beaver kit rescued from a boat slip last year, has died of natural causes.  

Oklahoma Aquarium caretakers became concerned Saturday when Rocky refused to eat during the 11:00 feed.

Staff members sought emergency veterinary care, as Rocky’s condition appeared to be deteriorating rapidly.

Unfortunately, efforts to revive Rocky were in vain and he died late Saturday afternoon. 

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