Death of a dog found to have COVID-19 (F|OI)
Death of a dog found to have COVID-19 (F|OI)Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by Government of Jersey and published on 16 September 2021.
Prepared internally, no external costs.
A recent death of a dog who died with Covid-19 was reported, can you confirm.
Which test was used to confirm a positive result?
Has this virus been isolated in a laboratory and if so which one?
A and B
The information you have requested is exempt under Article 23 of the Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 because the information is already accessible to you on the OIE (World Organisation for Animal Health) site using the following link.
World Organisation for Animal Health (See "Diagnostic details" in list below the map)
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