China does not have an exclusive right over these disgusting live animal markets where zoonotic diseases can transmit from animals to people and where animal… Read More »Now Indonesia is risking another coronavirus pandemic with their filthy live animal markets
It looks like this woman wanted to make a short Instagram video for her social page and took a big risk. Spider monkeys are quite… Read More »Woman climbs into spider monkey enclosure to feed them Hot Cheetos
A new coronavirus which is similar to Covid-19 and which has been labelled RhGB01 has been found in British bats by Ivana Murphy a University… Read More »Covid-like virus RhGB01 found in British bats
In an interesting twist, the US Geological Survey has advised American researchers to wear personal protective equipment and take Covid-19 tests before handling bats in… Read More »Bats in the wild are being protected from getting coronavirus from humans
Zoo gorillas should be given the Covid-19 vaccination because scientists have discovered that captive gorillas at a zoo in California have contracted the disease from,… Read More »Gorillas should be given a Covid-19 vaccination
There are rules governing the keeping of hens in the UK in order to minimise the possibility of an outbreak of bird flu occurring in… Read More »Samantha Cameron’s hens broke bird flu rules
There is a fear in some quarters that Covid-19 will mutate in an animal reservoir where it will then be transmitted to people who will… Read More »Ferrets inoculated against Covid-19 to prevent reservoir of mutated variant
There has been a surge in the number of pet hens and cockerels abandoned and it is put down to several factors including the following:… Read More »Surge in abandoned pet hens and cockerels
In the village of Gumatapura, Tamil Nadu, India, they believe that playing with cow dung brings good health. The tradition stems from a belief that… Read More »Cow dung fights bring good health in Gorrehabba festival
More than 200 citizens of Denmark have been infected with a mutant strain of coronavirus that has spread from farmed mink to humans. This information… Read More »Denmark: mutant strain of coronavirus infects 200 people
Ironically, a study has found that vampire bats keep their social distance when ill in order to protect the group, despite the experts deciding that… Read More »Vampire bats keep their social distance when ill
Advance the video to 13 minutes 23 seconds and you will hear Nicola Sturgeon, Scotland’s first Minister, say that the coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19) is nobody’s… Read More »Nicola Sturgeon says Covid-19 is no one’s fault. Influenced by China?
Researchers are looking at how to limit infections in other species of animal in order to prevent a reservoir of the Covid-19 disease in the future.
COMMENT ON NEWS: Wuhan in China, the alleged source of the coronavirus is thriving and humming along nicely, we are told. Everything is pretty well… Read More »Better sanitation and hygiene at China’s wet markets
The UK government pledged to move away from culling badgers to vaccinating them against TB. It is believed that badgers transmit tuberculosis to cattle. Controversially… Read More »UK government wants to kill 70,000 more badgers and undermine their pledge
It pays to protect nature. It pays because the better you protect nature the less likelihood there is of people being infected by a zoonotic… Read More »Protecting nature protects people by minimising zoonotic disease carrying animals
Covid-19 is said by CDC (Centres for Disease Control and Prevention) in America to infect cats and dogs and a few other types of animal.… Read More »Confusion as to whether dogs can become infected with Covid-19
All 93,000 mink at a farm in Aragon, Spain are to be slaughtered under a government order after 80% of a sample were found to… Read More »Covid-19: Farmed mink infected by farmworkers who in turn were infected by the mink
Shango is 31 years of age and a 433 pounds gorilla living at Zoo Miami. He got into a fight with his younger brother Barney,… Read More »Great photographs of Shango a lowland gorilla being tested for Covid-19
Northern Botswana has been a good home for elephants. However, an aerial survey on May 25 of this year told wildlife researchers that a mysterious… Read More »Hundreds of elephants are dying in Botswana. The beginnings of another viral pandemic?