March 13, 2020

Finally some good (pet related) Coronavirus news

Finally some good (pet related) Coronavirus news
Dr. Chris Brown

Ever since a dog (a Pomeranian to be exact) belonging to someone infected with Coronavirus tested ‘weakly positive’ to the virus in Hong Kong last week, there’s been a cloud over whether pets could be infected or even transmit the virus. Now we have the official answer...

With no other evidence aside from that questionable test result from what quickly became the most famous dog in the world (we don’t even know his name!), the future of pets hung in the balance! But finally, some good news.

The World Health Organisation has announced there is NO evidence pets can be infected. As such, they are no longer subject to suspicion or quarantine requirements. And with that announcement, cue this gem of a realisation...

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