He arrived by Fed Ex cargo plane from Colorado. He weighs 450 pounds and likes the smell of Prada perfume and fresh brewed coffee. And he’s the newest addition to the Rosamond Gifford zoo. WAER was one of the only media outlets on hand for Monday's introduction of Thimbu the Amur Tiger .
Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon tried to round up children to get a better look.
"Come on up, come on kids, come on up," he said.
"Oh, here he comes," one visitor said. "Here is is. Oh my goodness. Wow!"