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Day: March 17, 2020

Can I walk my dog during the coronavirus outbreak?
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Can I walk my dog during the coronavirus outbreak?

    As measures to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus ramp up with members of the public now being advised to avoid non-essential contact and spaces such as pubs, clubs and the theatre so some other questions are raised. Like: can I walk my dog during the outbreak of COVID-19? First off, if you have not been told to self-isolate and do not have the symptoms of the virus, then you are fine to take your fluffy charges for trots as usual. This is provided you are out in the open air and are not stopping for a pitstop at your local boozer. If you haven’t tested positive or been asked to self-isolate then continue to interact with your pets as normal, but adopt good hygiene practices including washing hands thoroughly with soap and water before and after touching t...