Dog owners, worried that the coronavirus outbreak could spread to their pets, are creating "personal protective equipment" for their four-legged friends.
They’re even showing off their creations on social media in an effort to lighten the lockdown mood.
One social media user went even further by pairing eye goggles and a face mask for their pet – leaving their fluffy face virtually hidden.
Johnston Street Veterinary Clinic said: "We are trying to prioritise sick animals during Covid-19.
"Please understand that we are risking our health to help your pets."
In another image a black pug lover has gone the extra mile – and even bought their pooch a surgical hair guard.
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Ollie the Pitbull appears to be cashing in on the pandemic, as his owner has positioned him at a makeshift stall in their family home.
Writing on Instagram, the animal-lover said: "We have all the essentials! We accept cash, your master's card, and fleas-a."
A Sheepdog, who is wearing a mask over its nose, stares mournfully into the distance and urges everyone 'to stay safe and strong'.
Meanwhile another animal-lover captures her two French Bulldogs, who are wearing protective face gear, on the sofa.
She desperately asks her followers to similarly "stay home with your Frenchie!"
The adorable images are being shared via the hashtag #coronaviruspets with pugs, French bulldogs and poodles all featuring.
The masks might not just be for fun. Man’s best friend may not be immune to the virus. A Pomeranian reportedly contracted the disease from its 60-year-old owner on March 4, in Hong Kong.
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Hong Kong's government introduced new measures which means all infected pets must be quarantined for a 14-day period.
But the World Health Organisation claims it has not seen any evidence of the virus being passed onto cats or dogs.
A more immediate problem for dogs is the lack of exercise resulting from the national lockdown which could last for months.
Karla Dunne, Head of Operations at Dogs Trust said: "There are lots of simple ways to keep your dog occupied such as hiding some of your dog's favourite treats in different rooms around the house and see how quickly they manage to locate them."
Executive Director for Dogs Trust Ireland, Becky Bristow added: "If you are not self-isolating, the current government guidance is that it's okay to go outside to walk your dog within 2km of your home, but to keep your distance from others, so you may wish to avoid popular dog walking spots."
She continued: "While it is not proven that coronavirus can be transmitted between humans and dogs, we would always recommend washing your hands before and after interacting with your pet, but we will continue to monitor this and take guidance from the World Health Organisation."
There are now some 670,000 confirmed human cases of Coronavirus across the globe – with the death toll topping 30,000.
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