Should pets be tested for coronavirus?
Science | AAAS
The testing kits are ready, but there are roadblocks to using them
Huh? We can't even get humans tested here!
(<-JK, well done 🙏)
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has advised against it, and many experts are concerned about spreading unwarranted fear—especially amid reports that some owners have begun to abandon their pets. My latest for
The tests are ready, but there are roadblocks to using them
Last week, the first cat tested positive for coronavirus. The feline had diarrhea, vomiting, and difficulty breathing, and it had come down with COVID-19 about 1 week after its owner did. Should pets be tested for coronavirus? Vets want to know more.