According to a report by the National Geographic magazine, the first dog to test positive for the novel coronavirus in the United States has died. The 7-year-old German shepherd, Buddy became sick in April, around the same time his owner was recovering from Covid-19, says the report. He seemed to have a stuffed nose and difficulty breathing, and his condition only worsened over the following weeks and months. Mahoney and his wife Allison, who live in New York, eventually euthanized the dog on July 11 after Buddy began vomiting blood clots, urinating blood and was unable to walk. the The family's 10-month-old puppy, was never sick, and was confirmed to have virus antibodies, they shared with the magazine.