COVID-19 has been found in pets, zoo animals and in a wild mink in Utah. Monitoring wildlife for COVID-19 is important for animals and humans, both of whom face risks from a jumping virus.
Jan. 19, 2021 • ~8 min
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There are thousands of fraudulent websites waiting to scam potential pet owners.
Jan. 13, 2021 • ~5 min
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From long walks to dangerous foods, you could be damaging the health of your puppy without realising.
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~7 min
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Cats with round faces and big eyes might be cute, but you can't tell how they're feeling – new research
Breeding cats for exaggerated facial features might have hindered our ability to understand them.
Jan. 6, 2021 • ~6 min
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Alleviating separation anxiety is about changing the owner's behavior, too.
Dec. 28, 2020 • ~8 min
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Your faithful friend's view of the world is different than yours, but maybe not in the way you imagine.
July 2, 2020 • ~6 min
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Dogs can behave like teenagers too. But it's just a passing phase – and the quality of the dog-owner relationship matters.
May 13, 2020 • ~7 min
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Pets might not protect us from the coronavirus, but they can help us get better.
April 27, 2020 • ~4 min
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Both cats and dogs can become infected with the coronavirus. The chances of them getting sick or passing it on to you or another animal are extremely low.
April 17, 2020 • ~8 min
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To demonstrate infectivity, many more tests are needed.
March 30, 2020 • ~3 min
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