Ebola Virus: Panic is a Bad Counselor

Although the risk that the Ebola virus will spread in Europe is considered very low, it is important that national health services and all health professionals, medical doctors and veterinarians, are vigilant and well prepared. Regarding pets FVE states that incidents should be dealt with on a case by case basis by a multi-disciplinary team applying science based risk assessment, and that euthanasia should not be automatically considered, as it was the case in Spain.