Researchers on the University of Wisconsin inoculated three cats with the novel coronavirus and housed them in separate cages. A second cat that had not been inoculated with the virus was added to every of the 3 cages. Each cat that was inoculated turned contaminated and passed the virus to their cagemate. Though a few of the previously reported cases of SARS-Cov-2 in cats have displayed indicators of respiratory disease, not one of the 6 cats in this research developed indicators of illness and all had been virus free within a couple of days.
When a Pomeranian in Hong Kong tested constructive for SARS-CoV-2 final week, pets quickly became part of the coronavirus dialog. The case raised the alarming possibility … Read More