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Russia claims to have created ‘world’s first’ Covid vaccine for PETS to stop animals passing virus to their owners

RUSSIAN officials have approved the ‘world’s first’ Covid vaccine for pets that reportedly stops the mutation of the virus between animals and humans.

Mass production of the life-saving shots, Canivac-Cov, could be launched as early as April to protect our furry friends, according to Russia’s Federal Service for Veterinary Supervision, Rosselkhoznadzor.

The Canivac-Cov vaccine could protect our furry friends from the deadly virus

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The Canivac-Cov vaccine could protect our furry friends from the deadly virusCredit: Getty

The Federal Centre for Animal Health began developing the miracle vaccine in spring last year after authorities were flummoxed by the transmission of the deadly virus from humans to our animal companions.

The team

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Seoul finds first case of covid in lethargic, vomiting cat, shortly after offering free tests for pets

The Seoul Metropolitan Government announced last week it would offer free coronavirus tests to symptomatic dogs and cats, shortly after a kitten at a religious facility in the southeast of the country was found to have contracted the virus.

Since the beginning of the outbreak, scattered reports of animals contracting the disease have raised fears that pets or farmed animals such as mink could become a reservoir for the disease, prompting widespread culling in infected mink farms.

The CDC, however, says that “based on the limited available information, the risk of animals spreading the COVID-19 virus to people is considered

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NYC shelter forced to relocate animals due to COVID outbreak

A Manhattan rescue shelter has been forced to relocate its animals after a COVID-19 outbreak caused a staffing shortage.

Animal Care Centers of NYC said it temporarily closed its Harlem location Wednesday due to staffers self-quarantining over the coronavirus cases.

“We are taking immediate measures to transport animals to other ACC locations and rescues, diverting owner surrenders and bringing in staff from partner organizations to offset our continued staffing challenges,” the city-run animal shelter said in a statement.

The shelter also said the location was limiting the intake of animals to ones that are critically injured or ill.

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3 Puppies Tested Positive for Covid in Mexico; They Were Infected By Their Owners

After the news was released, social media users feared that, due to misinformation, people would abandon their pets.

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This article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Errors may exist due to this process.


Recently, the authorities of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development ( Sader ) confirmed the first positive cases of pets affected by COVID-19 in the country. It involved three dogs: two of them are in the CDMX and one more in the State

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Virginia animal foundation has placed nearly 2,500 rescue pups in forever homes amid COVID

Coronavirus has led to one good thing.

Since the pandemic began earlier this year, more and more rescue animals have found their forever homes, helped in no small part by Arlington, Virginia’s Lost Dog and Cat Rescue Foundation, WMAZ-TV reported Tuesday.

The foundation, which has placed close to 2,500 dogs in new homes during COVID-19, has helped to transport some of Georgia’s homeless pets to the mid-Atlantic region.

Crated Labrador-mix puppies await a flight from Montgomery, Ala., to Tampa, Fla., on Sept. 3, 2009. The charity Pilots N Paws flew the dogs from a shelter to a waiting rescue group in Florida, saving them from euthanasia.
Crated Labrador-mix puppies await a flight from Montgomery, Ala., to Tampa, Fla., on Sept. 3, 2009. The charity Pilots N Paws flew the dogs from a shelter to a waiting rescue group
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