17 Million Animals to Be Slaughtered in ‘Unhinged’ COVID Mutation Scare

Posted on AllSides November 6th, 2020
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ROME—There are few things that make scientists more nervous during an out-of-control pandemic than inter-species contagion of a mutated strain of a deadly virus. That’s why Denmark—the world’s largest supplier of fur—has taken the unprecedented decision to cull its entire mink population of some nearly 17 million animals.

The drastic step was taken after 12 incidents of a mutated strain of COVID-19 jumping to humans from the densely furred animals. Those people then spread it to nearly 400 others through human-to-human contagion. Denmark’s State Serum Institute reported that 214 of...

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