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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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25 Myths About Pit Bulls You Should Stop Believing

Pit bulls, who were previously bred for fighting and other purposes, have often been misunderstood as aggressive and dangerous pets.

“Today’s pit bull is a descendant of the original English bull-baiting dog—a dog that was bred to bite and hold bulls, bears and other large animals around the face and head. When baiting large animals was outlawed in the 1800s, people turned instead to fighting their dogs against each other,” American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA).

Here we look at 25 myths about pit bulls.

1. Pit bulls have a bad temperament

While many assume pit

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Pets may need to be vaccinated to stop Covid-19 spread, scientists suggest

Pets may need to be vaccinated against Covid-19 to curb the spread of the virus, a group of scientists has said.

Coronavirus can infect a wide range of species including cats, dogs, mink and other domesticated species, experts from the University of East Anglia (UEA), Norwich-based research facility the Earlham Institute and University of Minnesota have said.

In an editorial for the journal Virulence, they wrote that continued evolution of the virus in animals followed by transmission to humans “poses a significant long-term risk to public health”.

“It is not unthinkable that vaccination of some domesticated animal species might… be

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If You Feed Your Dog This, the FDA Says to Stop Immediately

Dog owners should double check what’s going into their furry best friend’s bowl this week. A leading dog food manufacturer announced that safety testing had unearthed bacteria in a batch of their product, leading to a new dog food recall. The chow in question has been contaminated with salmonella and should not be fed to your dog. In fact, it could even cause you danger, too. Read on for details, and for another recent recall that could affect you and your family, check out If You Bought This From Amazon, Stop Using It Immediately.

The company in question is

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Time to stop poisoning mountain lions and other wildlife

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The body of P-76, the third collared mountain lion to die of uncontrolled bleeding in the last two years, was found Jan. 30 in the Santa Susana Mountains north of Highway 118. (National Park Service )

Rats are unwelcome pests in our homes, offices and neighborhoods. But the powerful chemical pesticides that professional exterminators use to kill them cause some alarming collateral damage. They end up decimating the wildlife we want to thrive.

The California Legislature can step up in the next couple of days and put a stop to that.

There are

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