Confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 in Animals in the United States

The chart below lists cases of SAR-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19 in humans) in animals that have been confirmed by USDA’s National Veterinary Services Laboratories.

SARS-CoV-2 is considered to be an emerging disease by the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). USDA must report confirmed animal infections in the United States to the OIE.

Type of Animal Date Confirmed State
Tiger April 4, 2020 New York
Lion April 15, 2020 New York
Cat April 21, 2020 New York
Cat April 21, 2020 New York