News & Downloads
News & Downloads
A Deadly Virus Is on the Rise for Australia’s Cats
RetroMAD1 is seeing a re-emergence of this fatal disease called feline panleukopenia (FPV) not only in Australia, but also in eastern Europe and North Asia despite available vaccines.
COVID-19 pandemic: current knowledge about the role of pets and other animals in disease transmission
The usual precautionary measures should always be part of any disease prevention strategy when dealing or spending time with companion animals. Unwanted abandonment of companion animals is to be avoided.
Dogs and cats can contract COVID-19 from their owners
Dogs and cats are susceptible especially when they are immuno-compromised.
What does the COVID-19 summer surge mean for your cats and dogs?
We are a much bigger risk in transmitting Covid-19 to our pets than they to us.
Builders of a $20 Billion Coffee Empire Have Their Eyes on Pets
Our pets are, without a doubt, part of our family members.
Coronavirus attacks lining of blood vessels all over the body, Swiss study finds
COVID-19 coronavirus invasive mode of destruction to the human body is very similar to that of the feline coronavirus (FIPV) that causes the same massive systemic inflammation in feline infectious peritonitis.
Cats can catch coronavirus, prompting WHO investigation
This report reinforces the scientific fact that both FIPV and COVID-19 have a very similar genetic mutation that allows them to rapidly infect and invade the host cells, causing massive damage that results in severe disease, a genetic mutation that SARS-CoV did not possess.
Medium.com is one of the best sites for up-to-date factual information and some great interactive real-time data on the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus and pets: How COVID-19 affects cats and dogs
This website is highly informative and regularly provides the latest news about COVID-19 and pets. It should help pet owners feel secure and comforted in knowing their pets are not a risk of getting COVID-19 from their owners or vice versa.
The overwhelming consensus is that our pets pose no particular threat to infecting us with the novel coronavirus
We have to be mindful to always verify the facts of news reporting that pets could transmit COVID-19 to humans; the blog from this veterinarian who has a good following in LinkedIn provides factual information supported by data that say otherwise.
Resources for Downloading
Publications in veterinary journals are available upon request
- Case studies on RetroMAD1®, an orally administered recombinant chimeric protein to treat naturally infected Feline Leukemia Virus (FeLV) cats. Archives of Veterinary Science and Medicine (2019).
- A Short Communication on the Potential of an Antiviral Protein,RetroMAD1®, in Treatment of Canine Parvovirus Infection in Puppies. EC Veterinary Science (2020).