Please help us by sharing this information to assure pet owners that they do not need to abandon their animals, and to limit the sensationalism in the news of an already extremely stressful situation.
The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has quickly spread around the world, and along with this has come a media storm like no other. As an expert coalition of animal welfare organisations with particular expertise in Asia, we wish to publicly clarify a number of issues regarding companion animals and the virus.
In our detailed position statement, we present sources of reliable information, and dispel some untruths that have been circulating since the virus began in China.
Read our full statement HERE