Undoubtedly, the coronavirus pandemic has utterly altered our every day lives, with the lethal illness leaving its influence on each single side of our routine. After COVID-19 first hit the world, we witnessed a wierd pattern in 2020, the place a number of folks have been naming their pet cats and canine ‘Covi,’ ‘Covid-19’ and ‘Corona.’ It simply utterly beats all of the logic that why anybody would resolve to call their cute pets after a pandemic that has turned our lives the wrong way up. One other such incident has come forth, the place a girl is being slammed for naming her pet canine Covid.
As per a Mirror report, the proprietor named her pet Covid as a result of she rescued the canine in the course of the nationwide lockdown. The netizens have slammed the girl for naming her pet after a lethal virus, which has claimed the lives of greater than six million folks throughout the globe.
Taking to Reddit, the girl defined the explanation for selecting the title Covid for her pet. She mentioned that as she discovered the stray pet in the course of the begin of the lockdown, issues started by feeding him scraps within the again backyard the place her household was spending numerous time. The girl added that now the canine has moved in together with her household and can stick with them till and except anybody comes ahead to assert the canine. The report knowledgeable that the girl and her household additionally put some notices in lots of village retailers in regards to the canine.
Reportedly, the girl named the canine Covid, as that’s the reason she discovered him. “We referred to as him Covid as a result of that’s why we discovered him, spending all our time at house,” Mirror quoted the girl as saying.
In response to the report, the girl additionally talked in regards to the incident the place she was confronted by a pair over the title throughout one in every of her walks together with her canine. She mentioned that whereas her canine was taking part in by the seaside a pair heard her calling the canine’s title, after which that couple went to her to say that “it’s insensitive” to call her canine that, because the couple misplaced their uncle to the virus. Whereas quoting the couple, she mentioned, “They mentioned how we might really feel in the event that they referred to as their pet most cancers or dying?”
What are your views about such a reputation? Do you assume it’s insensitive to maintain such a reputation or did the couple overreact?