We are monitoring the situation and will share any helpful, accurate and trusted information regarding the impact this virus has on animals including pets and wildlife. There is limited evidence that pets can be infected with the virus, and no evidence that they can be a source of infection to other animals or humans.
If you are sick, please contact your doctor's office or local hospital for more information. If have any specific questions about the health of an animal, please contact your local veterinary office or wildlife rehabilation centre as we are not able provide medical advice or assistance.
For more information, you can also visit:
Canadian Veterinary Medical Association
American Veterinary Medical Association
Public Health Agency of Canada
World Small Animal Veterinary Association