Our understanding of coronavirus is continuously evolving, and experts at the FDA have updated their guidelines for how pet owners can keep their pets safe during the pandemic. The risk of pets spreading the virus that causes COVID-19 in people is considered to be low, and at this time, there is no evidence that animals play a significant role in spreading the virus that causes COVID-19. Still, with a small number of animals around the world reportedly infected with the virus, it’s important to stay abreast of the latest developments. Read more from the FDA here.
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The Animal Health Institute (AHI) represents the companies that develop and produce animal medicines. Our industry is a global leader whose products improve the health of nearly 10 billion companion and food-producing animals in the U.S., which results in significant economic and social benefits for Americans.