CORONAVIRUS AND COVID-19 IN CATS: Can my cat get it and if so, what does that mean? Corona viruses can cause respiratory and GI symptoms in cats. At the time of this video, there is no evidence that cats can spread COVID-19 to people. Although we have only diagnosed a few cats worldwide, it is a good idea to keep cats indoors. Information on this topic is constantly changing. For our latest updates on this topic and other pet health issues, remember to subscribe to our VetVid YouTube and other social media channels. This information is not meant to replace the advice of your regular veterinarian. VetVid Episode 063 Covid-19 in Cats.