Puppies Abandoned In Cancun Due To Fear Of Covid-19

The problems caused by Covid-19 in  Cancun  not only happened to the people here, who had to stay at home to avoid spreading the virus, but also the unfortunate situation related to the abandonment of dogs because afraid of being infected by their dreams. , today there are many dogs dying of hunger on the streets.

This issue has caused real outrage among the social network users responsible for spreading these photos, in which you can clearly see extremely skinny dogs, ensuring that the These four-legged animals were abandoned by their owners a few weeks ago due to the great fear of contracting Covid- 19 . contact with their pets.

Dogs starve to death on the streets

Unfortunately, the constant onslaught of fake news related to the pandemic has achieved its goal of causing paranoia in many citizens and entire families of Cancun, to the point of abandoning someone who before Covid- 19, they consider irreplaceable members of their home on the street. .

Undoubtedly, this panorama involving abandoned pets on the streets has caused concern among several animal protection organizations in Cancún, who have repeatedly requested that there be no such kind of evidence. What scientific evidence proves that dogs are virus transmission points?

According to data from the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI), 57 out of every 100 Mexicans own pets, and only 30% of pets in Mexico have homes, as it is estimated that 70% of them, equivalent to more than 25 million, living on the streets.