CDC will be putting the attached document on our 2019-nCoV website here www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html#2019-nCoV-and-animals. This document is not meant to supersede processes already in place with private businesses or agencies. It contains general recommendations and good practices when handling animals.
Please direct any concerns or questions to:
Kendra Stauffer, DVM, Dipl. ACVPM
National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention