a new type of Coronavirus first identified in Pets in Japan: on Monday it became known about the presence COVID-19 two dogs. This was announced by the company that provides services for free the Pets at the time of treatment of patients with coronavirus.

Experts care for 29 dogs, 12 cats and one rabbit. For all animals was conducted by PCR testing for coronavirus. Test was positive in two dogs, RIA Novosti reported.

These Pets belong to different owners, earlier ill COVID-19. The degradation of animals is not fixed. Sick dogs will be kept separate until is obtained a negative test result. It is noted that among animals, the spread of coronavirus has not been confirmed.