TikTok's Favorite Emu, Emmanuel, Sick With Avian Flu

Close-Up of an Australian Emu

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Viral video sensation Emmanuel the Emu survived an infection of Asian bird flu.

Owner Taylor Blake from Knuckle Bump Farms shared details of the widespread infection. They lost 99% of their animals to the deadly flu strain.

Emmanuel the Emu had been incapacitated. Taylor Blake personally cared for Emmanuel by hand-feeding the big bird. Then on Sunday, he drank water on his own for the first time since last week

TikTok fell in love with the videos Taylor scolding the scene stealing Emu over the summer. If you somehow missed them, check out the video below.

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