How misinformation about COVID generated the sudden high demand for an animal medicine

Emerson Animal Hospital had the last 10 milliliters of ivermectin left. For months, the West Point, Mississippi Veterinary Center saw its supply of the drug dwindle. Karen Emerson, the veterinarian…

How Covid-19 misinformation created a run on animal medicine

The Emerson Animal Hospital had only the last 10 milliliters of ivermectin left. For months, the West Point, Mississippi Veterinary Center had watched the supplies of the drug dwindle. Dr.…

How Covid Misinformation Created a Run on Animal Medicine

Ruth Jeffers, owner of Jeffers, the pet supplies retailer, said she sold out ivermectin paste on her website this year. After filling up with more expensive versions, these tubes were…