Nearly 7 million companion animals enter animal shelters in the United States every year. Of those shelter animals, 1.5 million are euthanized.
The COVID-19 pandemic changed a lot of things going forward, one of which is the way pet owners and veterinarians interact during visits.
A tiger at a New York Zoo. Gorillas in San Diego. And a handful of companion pets, like cats and dogs, have all tested positive for the COVID virus.