Because it’s possible they’re worried they’ll give it to their cat. That added stress is the last thing they need. Here's what to tell them.
For J. Scott Weese, DVM, DVSc, DACVIM, social distancing equals social responsibility. Inside the hospital and out.
Between COVID-19 and the wildfires, West Coast hospitals can’t catch a break.
“Whole communities are no longer in existence. Whole towns are no longer standing.”
Need to moment to catch your breath? Your colleagues talk about what's working for them.
Yes, cats can catch it. The CDC and the USDA today announced the first confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection in two pet cats in New York state. They’re the first pets in the US to test positive for the virus.
Pandemic-related pet adoptions are definitely up in the US . . . but maybe not as much as some news reports suggest.
This week: More dogs are being trained to sniff out COVID-19, new veterinary schools are determined to open despite the pandemic, and driving with a dog in the car could reduce road rage.
Back in March, the first pet was diagnosed with SARS-CoV-2 in Hong Kong. What‘s the status of SARS-CoV-2 in pets now, nearly seven months later?
Where do worried pet owners go when they can’t see their regular vet? Since curbside started, many are going to the nearest emergency hospital—whether it’s an emergency or not.