COVID-19 FAQ and Resource Center

Updated 04/08/2020

What safeguards or additional measures has Kensington Protective Products, Inc. taken to remain fully operational and protect customers and employees?

With California's emergency order, to close non-essential workplaces, we want to reassure our customers both wholesale and retail. That the Kensington warehouse will remain open and operational – as long as permitted by law, regulation and for employee safety – to support you and your animals needs. 

We will continue to follow national and local guidelines, in order to provide a safe and secure environment for our people and customers, alike. Our facilities continue operating with the highest of manufacturing standards and we have also implemented additional precautions including: 

  • Increased cleaning and sanitization utilizing CDC guidelines
  • Requiring sick team members to stay home
  • Limiting travel, reducing meetings and utilizing web-based meetings with outside vendors
  • Practicing social distancing and asking many of our team members to work from home
  • Working with our suppliers and vendors to ensure that we are well stocked and that they also have preparedness and safety measures in place so that you continue to have access to the products you need
  • Continued monitoring of new developments with quick response and reaction so customers and employees remain safe and we continue to offer a world-class experience

    Coronavirus and companion animals-what you need to know

    As horse owners ourselves we know how challenging it is to stay up to date on the latest information regarding coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on companion animal health. As part of your horse health team, we have put together a list of resources so that you can access the most recent news from trusted sources.

    Additionally, we would suggest that anyone who becomes ill from COVID-19 reach out to their veterinarian for specific instructions on caring for their animal.

    American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA): 
    FAQs for Pet Owners

    The AVMA is the nation’s leading advocate for the veterinary profession. Representing more than 95,000 members, we protect, promote and advance the needs of all veterinarians and those they serve.

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
    COVID-19 and Animals

    CDC works 24/7 to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S. Whether diseases start at home or abroad, are chronic or acute, curable or preventable, human error or deliberate attack, CDC fights disease and supports communities and citizens to do the same.

    World Health Organization (WHO):
    Can I catch COVID-19 from my pet?

    WHO’s primary role is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system. Working with 194 Member States, across six regions, and from more than 150 offices, WHO staff are united in a shared commitment to achieve better health for everyone, everywhere.

    U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA):
    Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

    The Food and Drug Administration is responsible for protecting the public health by ensuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, and medical devices; and by ensuring the safety of our nation’s food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation.

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