Animals that can get coronavirus?

Asked By: Alexanne Gutkowski
Date created: Fri, Jan 29, 2021 5:02 AM
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Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses. Some coronaviruses cause cold-like illnesses in people, while others cause illness in certain types of animals, such as cattle, camels, and bats. Some coronaviruses, such as canine and feline coronaviruses, infect only animals and do not infect people.
Answered By: Jared Metz
Date created: Sat, Jan 30, 2021 7:37 AM
Giant anteaters, bottlenose dolphins, horses, dogs, alligators, cats, sheep and Siberian tigers are also on the list of animals that may be able to catch and transmit the deadly pandemic coronavirus.
Answered By: Louie Blanda
Date created: Sun, Jan 31, 2021 6:45 AM
Wild animals highly susceptible to coronavirus are tigers, lions, snow leopards, pumas, Egyptian fruit bats, gorillas, white-tailed deer, marmosets, and macaques. Of those nine species, all but marmosets can also spread the disease to other animals. Is there a test for COVID-19 in pets?
Answered By: Carlee Welch
Date created: Tue, Feb 2, 2021 7:39 PM
Animal Can be infected by COVID-19 Can spread COVID-19; Big cat (tiger, lion, cougar, snow ...
Answered By: Brianne Stroman
Date created: Wed, Feb 3, 2021 4:55 AM
And now an expanding list of species have contracted Covid-19, including lions, tigers and gorillas in zoos, mink on farms and in the wild, and pet dogs and cats. Studies show that other animals...
Answered By: Chaim Jenkins
Date created: Fri, Feb 5, 2021 5:14 AM
There are a few other reported cases of domestic animals having coronavirus in other countries—such as a pet cat in Belgium whose owner had previously tested positive for COVID-19. Cats seem most...
Answered By: Vita Mosciski
Date created: Fri, Feb 5, 2021 12:37 PM
It revealed cats, American mink, raccoon dogs, Egyptian fruit bats, North American deer mice and Syrian hamsters can catch and spread coronavirus. Tigers and lions can also catch the virus, and...
Answered By: Megane Bins
Date created: Sun, Feb 7, 2021 6:24 AM
At a farm in Teruel, Spain, 92,700 mink are to be culled after 78 of 90 animals tested were found to have the coronavirus -- 87% of the sample. There have also been reports of pet cats and dogs...
Answered By: Morgan Schneider
Date created: Mon, Feb 8, 2021 9:07 PM
A four-year-old female Malayan tiger named Nadia at New York’s Bronx Zoo was the first known case of COVID-19 in an animal in the United States. A total of eight big cats are confirmed by the...
Answered By: Samir Barton
Date created: Tue, Feb 9, 2021 3:19 AM
Coronaviruses are a group of related RNA viruses that cause diseases in mammals and birds. In humans and birds, they cause respiratory tract infections that can range from mild to lethal.
Answered By: Aniya Brakus
Date created: Wed, Feb 10, 2021 11:42 AM
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