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By Diane Jessup
For The Sentinel 

Companion Animal: Goldendale pet owners and businesses deal with the virus

 

Diane Jessup

TAKING CARE DURING TOUGH TIMES: Pet businesses in Goldendale, like others, are struggling. There are things you can do to help.

Thursday, March 26, saw the United States become the most COVID-19 infected nation in the world, one day after Gov. Jay Inslee finally put in place a "Stay Home - Stay Healthy" mandate. The pandemic will have a tremendous impact on everyone, and here is how pet owners and pet-based businesses in Klickitat County will be affected:

The actual wording of the mandate, as it applies to pet owners and pet-based industries includes:

• Prohibiting all people in Washington State from leaving their homes or participating in social, spiritual and recreational gatherings of any kind regardless of the number of participants

This has put an end to all pet-related classes, demonstrations, exhibitions,...



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