On the 11th of March, COVID-19 became a pandemic that spread rapidly
around the globe.
WHEN TIMES ARE TOUGH PEOPLE ACT OUT OF
Thousands of pets were abandoned in Wuhan following the spread
1000% increase in demand for pet adoption and fostering in NYC
However, once again dogs proved why they deserve the title of
"Man's best friend."
DOGS CAN HELP YOU STAY SANE
Remaining in isolation takes a toll both mentally and physically. The
routine of taking care of your pets grants you normalcy and a sense of
NO EVIDENCE TO PROVE THAT DOGS TRANSMIT COVID-19
According to the CDC, there is no evidence that animals can transmit
If you are symptomatic or have COVID-19
No Sleeping in the Same Bed
Service Animals to Remain with Their Owners
WALKING YOUR DOG CAN SAVE YOU FROM SEVERE COVID-19 SYMPTOMS
According to preliminary data, being obese actually increases the
chances of developing life-threatening COVID-19 symptoms.
You Lose 136 Calories on average
That's about 1 Ounce of Chocolate Chip Cookies
According to a Finnish study, dogs trained to sniff out diseases are
showing “fantastic” results in terms of detecting people with COVID-19
infection. One of the dogs that made this possible was Kössi.
Abandoned as a puppy and left to die in a highway in Spain
Kossi was rescued and taken to a shelter
Adopted from the rescue center and brought to a home in Finland
Kossi displayed an unusual interest in the mouths of two other pets
living in the same home
On examination, these pets were found to have cancer
Kossi's incredible power to sniff out diseases was discovered
Two dogs were selected for the preliminary study at the University of
Helsinki to detect COVID-19
Trained to detect positive and negative COVID-19
Following their training, Kossi can now detect the disease faster than
any testing kit
Kossi and Lucky can be the first of many dogs trained to detect
Share this story with your friends who are currently enjoying their
isolation with their furry pals.
In these incredibly tough times, we need dogs like Kossi and loving
humans who gave him another chance.
Take care of your dog and take action out of live and not out of fear.
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