Big Cat Gets a CAT Scan as Zoo Tests New Device on Lion

Animals - Inside Edition Staff

Tomo the lion had an infection in his jaw, and when it didn't heal, animal experts decided to get a closer look by giving him a CAT scan. "The machine groaned and grumbled a little bit, but we were able to get the image done," said Dr. Randy Junge of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Tomo is expected to make a full recovery.'s Keleigh Nealon ( has more.