Category: Deer

The Michigan Mink Mystery: How Did an Interspecies Outbreak Unfold?

But determining when, and in whom, the mutations first appeared requires many more virus samples from farm workers, local residents…

New York Deer Infected With Omicron, Study Finds

White-tailed deer on Staten Island have been found carrying the highly transmissible Omicron variant of the coronavirus, marking the first…

Is the Coronavirus in Your Backyard?

White-tailed deer could become a reservoir for the virus, putting people and animals at risk, health experts say.