While two Hong Kong dogs have tested positive for Covid-19 since the pandemic began, but no evidence exists that canines are capable of transmitting the virus to humans. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: new Hong Kong study finds no evidence of dog-to-human Covid-19 transmission

  • Despite two dogs in the city testing positive, researchers believe the probability of owners giving the disease to their pets remains low
  • While no evidence of transmission by canines, an intermediate animal is thought likely to have served as a bridge between bats and humans
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
While two Hong Kong dogs have tested positive for Covid-19 since the pandemic began, but no evidence exists that canines are capable of transmitting the virus to humans. Photo: EPA-EFE
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