Pets Are Safe From Covid, But Are Zoo and Street Animals? Here’s What Experts Have to Say

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After eight Asiatic lions tested positive for coronavirus at the Nehru Zoological Park in Hyderabad, making it the first case of animals contracting COVID-19 in India, questions have been raised again about the spread of the virus among animals. Can pets have COVID? What is the course of treatment and testing for animals? And, how … Read more

Pets Eased Children’s Loneliness in Lockdown: Study

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Family pets help children better manage feelings of stress and loneliness, which have been greatly exacerbated by virtual schooling as a result of the pandemic, shows a new survey. According to UNICEF, at least 1 in 7 children — or 332 million globally — has lived under nationwide stay-at-home policies for at least nine months … Read more

IND vs ENG: Ishant Sharma’s Pets Give Him Warm Welcome As He Reaches Home After Test Series Triumph Over England. Watch | Cricket News

Ishant Sharma received a warm welcome from his pet dogs as he reached home.© Instagram Ishant Sharma on Tuesday posted a video showcasing the warm welcome he received from his furry friends as he reached home after India’s Test series triumph over England. In the video, Ishant can be seen standing on the door … Read more

Seoul launches Covid tests for pets – Times of India

Seoul launches Covid tests for pets - Times of India

SEOUL: Pet cats and dogs with a fever, cough or breathing difficulties will be offered coronavirus tests if they have been exposed to carriers, the Seoul metropolitan government said Monday. The programme in the sprawling South Korean capital comes weeks after the country reported its first case of Covid-19 infection in an animal, involving a … Read more

The first pets of America: From Kennedy horses to Obama’s dogs – world news

President-elect Joe Biden will be bringing with him the first shelter dog to White House come January, news which has lifted the spirits of all dog-loving Americans, maybe even across party lines

President-elect Joe Biden will be bringing with him the first shelter dog to White House come January, news which has lifted the spirits of all dog-loving Americans, maybe even across party lines. Pets have always been a bipartisan topic and it started trending again on Monday after news of Biden injuring his foot while playing … Read more

Select CCD outlets open doors for pets

Select CCD outlets open doors for pets

(File photo) NEW DELHI: India’s largest cafe chain, Café Coffee Day (CCD) has decided to make its cafes pet-friendly, starting with select outlets that have outdoor seating options. The move comes on the back of the rise of pet-friendly properties globally, with booking.com predicting it to be one of the fastest growing trends this year. … Read more

Worried about your pet’s safety and happiness during lockdown? Here’s what you need to do

Worried about your pet's safety and happiness during lockdown? Here's what you need to do

There have been reports of pets, especially dogs, being infected with Coronavirus. Although the number of such cases is very negligible, yet the fear of your pet’s safety and happiness is very reasonable. The lockdown has brought our lives to a standstill, and our pets are no exception. With some countries being very strict about … Read more

Pets Can Be Taken Outside for Walks During Covid-19 Lockdown, Maharashtra Govt Tells Bombay HC

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Image for representation: PTI A circular to this effect was issued on June 1 and the police and civic officials were asked not to prohibit owners from walking their pets, said Advocate General Ashutosh Kumbhkoni. PTI Last Updated: June 5, 2020, 4:52 PM IST Pet owners in Maharashtra have been allowed … Read more

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