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Woman infects cat with coronavirus in third known human-to-animal transmission

2 monthes ago   |   By Metro

The virus was detected in the animal's faeces after it had breathing difficulties and diarrhoea
A woman has infected her cat with coronavirus in only the third known case of human-to-animal transmission across the world.
The virus was detected in the cat's faeces after it experienced diarrhoea, vomiting and breathing difficulties, the country's Public Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment body said during a press conference today.
The unidentified owner, who is from Liege in the country's French-speaking Wallonia region, had close contact with her pet, which is now recovering from the...
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