COVID-19: What it Means for Animals and Animal Care/Control Professionals (The Corona Virus)

COVID-19: What it Means for Animals and Animal Care/Control Professionals (The Corona Virus)
Duration: 60 Minutes
Module 1 Resources
Recorded on: 2020-03-12
Unit 1 Slide Deck: COVID-19
Unit 2 Recording: COVID-19

This program will discuss the background and current status of the recently emerged zoonotic Corona virus, COVID-19, with focus on the importance of protecting not just ourselves, but our pets and animals from infectious diseases.


Participants will

  • Learn the latest news on Corona viruses and specifically COVID-19,
  • Gain an understanding of key infectious disease prevention strategies, and
  • Learn of sensible travel precautions when traveling with pets.


Referenced Mentioned During the Webinar


Audience Comments

  • “VERY Informative – the speaker is a wealth of knowledge! This should be available to the masses that are panicking, to keep it in perspective. THANK YOU!” — Roseann
  • “There was a lot of information that is important for animal welfare workers and understanding more about coronaviruses in general.” — Christina
  • “The science was very interesting. Thank you!” — Darby
  • “Excellent question and answer session.” — k
  • “I work in healthcare and this seminar was outstanding for disease control and understanding of how diseases transmit.” — Cheryl
  • “This was by far the best Webinar I have ever taken….informative, thorough and interesting and I have been following COVID-19 very carefully. thank you for this and thanks to Dr. Tischendorf.” — Marie Louise
  • “Thank you for this webinar.. It was a must and you were the first to have it…. Good work!” — Robert


** This webinar has been certified by the National Animal Care and Control Association and may be eligible for Continuing Education Units. Please consult your local certification processes for additional details. Current NACA Members who attend will be able to download a jointly issued attendance certificate that includes the National Animal Care & Control Association logo.
Additional Resources
5 months ago
Thoughts on Animal Welfare from Diane Robinson
  Whether a domestic violence situation, the challenges of poverty, or even being evacuated […]
5 months ago
ICS and Legal Considerations for Animals in Natural Disaster Response
When disasters strike, media organizations never fail in providing updates and highlighting the […]
8 months ago
The Wild World of Zoonotic Disease: An Introduction
Most of the time, animals are a source of joy and love. While they are typically amazing, they can p […]
2 years ago
The Link Between Animal and Human Abuse: an Interview with John Thompson
A long-suspected theory is finally gaining acceptance: those who abuse animals, often progress to co […]