//Cat in Belgium first recognized to check optimistic for coronavirus: report

Cat in Belgium first recognized to check optimistic for coronavirus: report

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A cat in Belgian has examined optimistic for the coronavirus after catching the doubtless lethal bug from an contaminated proprietor, officers mentioned Friday.

The sick pet in Liège examined optimistic after exhibiting basic signs of COVID-19 — together with issue respiratory — per week after its proprietor first fell sick, well being officers instructed a press convention, the Brussels Times reports.

A cat in Belgium is believed to be the first to contract coronavirus, reports say.

A cat in Belgium is believed to be the primary to contract coronavirus, reviews say.

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Whereas it’s the first recognized an infection of a cat, two dogs in Hong Kong have beforehand examined optimistic — with the primary, a 17-year-old Pomeranian, dying after returning dwelling from quarantine.

“The cat had diarrhea, kept vomiting and had breathing difficulties. The researchers found the virus in the cat’s feces,” professor Steven Van Gucht mentioned Friday, in keeping with the outlet.

No data was given on the circumstances of both the cat or its proprietor, the Brussels Occasions mentioned.

Read more at the New York Post.