Novel coronavirus pneumonia is infected by pets such as cats and dogs? Official response

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 Novel coronavirus pneumonia is infected by pets such as cats and dogs? Official response


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During novel coronavirus pneumonia prevention and control, the public should pay attention to the prevention of pets and other pet epidemic prevention measures. First, the pets shall be kept in captivity, and the scope of their activities shall be limited, and the pets shall not be taken to outdoor activities as much as possible; second, the pets shall be washed, cleaned and disinfected immediately after contact with the pets; third, the pets shall be cleaned and disinfected regularly with special cleaning and disinfecting liquid, and the living environment of the pets shall be cleaned and disinfected frequently, and the pet excrement shall be handled in time; fourth, the pets shall be replaced regularly without feeding raw food; fifth, the pets shall be washed and disinfected immediately after contact with the pets In case of any change in the health status of pets, seek medical advice from the pet hospital as soon as possible, and do not abandon the pets at will.

It recommends that the public regularly vaccinate dogs and cats against rabies. From March to April of each year, the central immunization of canine rabies and other animal diseases is carried out in Zhongshan City. Citizens can take their cats and dogs to the animal husbandry and veterinary departments within their jurisdiction to inject rabies vaccine free of charge, so as to prevent human rabies epidemic caused by cat and dog bites.