Appointment Decision Tree
Use this decision tree to determine the necessity of a veterinary appointment and how to safely provide essential or emergency care during the COVID-19 pandemic
ASPCA Statement of Support for Veterinary Telemedicine During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Read the ASPCA’s rationale for supporting veterinary telemedicine, when allowed by law, to keep pets and people safe during the COVID-19 crisis.
COVID-19 Resources from Reputable Sources
See what other leading animal welfare and public health organizations are recommending during the COVID-19 crisis.
Get guidance on using personal protective equipment (PPE) in an animal- shelter setting during COVID-19.
Recommendations for Mobile Care and House Calls
Use these recommendations from the AVMA for making decisions about providing mobile veterinary care and house calls during COVID-19.
Recommendations for Public Health Officials Managing In-Home Care
Get guidance from the CDC on how public health officials can safely provide home care for those in isolation due to COVID-19.
Veterinary Standard Precautions for Zoonotic Disease Prevention
Review standard protocol and precautions for preventing the spread of zoonotic diseases.
CDC, AVMA and University Shelter Medicine Program Recommendations for Intake, Housing, and Care of Animals from COVID-19 Households
Read newly updated guidelines for animal shelters during the COVID-19 pandemic released by AVMA, CDC and university shelter medicine programs.