Canadian Press Consults Pathobiologist on COVID-19 in Minks

Dr. Scott Weese

Should mink be vaccinated against COVID-19?

U of G infectious disease veterinarian Dr. Scott Weese spoke to The Canadian Press about the challenges of a mass vaccination program and how to weigh the cost against the risk of an outbreak.

The article appeared in more than 50 publications online.

Weese is a veterinary internal medicine specialist in the Department of Pathobiology, the director of U of G’s Centre for Public Health and Zoonoses and chief of infection control at the Ontario Veterinary College Health Sciences Centre.