Every day we learn a little more about how COVID-19 operates, and this increased arsenal of information leads to advice for pet owners regarding protecting animal and human health during the pandemic. Read more to dig deeper into what we know and what you can do.


World Veterinary Day was designed to focus our attention on the lifesaving work performed by veterinary professionals around the world every day, and their work is more important than ever during the current public health crisis. Learn more about the importance of veterinarians during COVID-19.


As always, the animal health industry is dedicated to the health and well-being of animals in our care, even in this time of restricted movement and stay at home measures. Experts and medical professionals continue to carefully monitor and analyze animal health during the COVID-19 pandemic, and pet owners also have a responsibility to help […]

Pets and People Helping Each Other During the Pandemic

Even with the radical changes to daily life as many of us shelter in place, one thing has remained the same: our pets have a profoundly positive impact on our well being. Read more here about how pets are helping people during the pandemic.    

Why Veterinary Services are Essential During the Global Pandemic

With Americans at home with their pets all day and night, maintaining animal health has never been more important. Learn what veterinarians have to say about the essential services they provide.

Homebound with Your Dog? Follow These Tips for Keeping Fido Active

Homebound with Your Dog? Follow These Tips for Keeping Fido Active Social distancing means that many of the services and activities we rely upon to stay healthy and engaged have been put on pause. The same goes for your pets, who may not have access to dog parks, doggie day care, and other socializing activities. […]

Dog Fostering is Up, Helping People and Pets

Dog Fostering is Up, Helping People and Pets Around the country, Americans are turning to their pets for diversion and comfort during this time of uncertainty. And for many, sheltering in place has been a unique opportunity to explore the benefits companion animals by fostering pets. Read more here.

Animal Health Sector Actions on COVID-19

Animal Health Sector Actions on COVID-19 April 8, 2020 The ongoing COVID-19 outbreak is an unprecedented public health crisis creating hardships for communities everywhere — the medical challenges, the isolation, the economic pressures, the strains on everyday goods and more. At the same time, it is heartening to see people around the country stepping up […]

Advice about Coronavirus & Pets: Hear From a Veterinary Expert

  With the news changing so quickly, it’s hard to keep up with the best way to care for your pets when it comes to coronavirus.  A microbiologist at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine answers your questions.

Ventilators Shipped From Veterinarians to Hospitals to Combat COVID-19 Shortage

Lifesaving breathing machines can just as easily be used on humans. Read more from ABC News.