April 23, 2020 This message includes updates on the COVID-19 response
from CDC. The COVID-19 Outbreak is a rapidly evolving situation and
information will be updated on the COVID-19 Situation Summary as it becomes available.
Two Cats Test Positive for
confirmed cases of COVID-19 in two pet cats in the United States was
announced on Wednesday, April 22, 2020. The cats live in two separate
areas of New York state. Both had mild respiratory illness and are
expected to make a full recovery. Infections have been reported in
very few animals worldwide, mostly in those that had close contact
with a person with COVID-19.
In the United
States, there have been 828,441 confirmed cases of COVID-19 detected
through U.S. public health surveillance systems in 50 states and the
District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, the Northern Marianas Islands,
and U.S. Virgin Islands.
updated U.S. case information online daily.