Tiger King‘s Joe Exotic has revealed he has prostate cancer. “I have lost a tremendous amount of weight, the mouth sores are out of control, I throw up more than I eat”, Exotic tweeted

Exotic said that he is not sharing these details in order to receive “pity.” But, he is hoping that by sharing his diagnosis, it would bring him one step closer to receiving a pardon from President Biden.

Joe is scheduled to undergo further testing in prison, according to gossip site TMZ.

Joseph Allen Maldonado-Passage is facing 17 federal charges and 22 years in prison for animal abuse and two counts of attempted murder against Carole Baskin.

Earlier this year, Joe exotic’s ex-husband, Dillon Passage posted to Instagram, explaining how he planned to handle the divorce with Exotic writing, “We are on good terms still and I hope it can stay that way. I will continue to have Joe in my life and do my best to support him while he undergoes further legal battles to better his situation.”

On December 11, 2017, the former couple wed just 2 months after Joe’s previous husband, Travis Maldonado, shot himself in a fatal accident, TMZ reported.