Coronavirus, stay-home restrictions and pets

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IRAQ: A woman wearing a protective mask and colored contact lenses holds her cat as she poses for a picture during a protest against corruption in the Iraqi government in the southern city of Basra on Feb. 27.
(Hussein Faleh / AFP via Getty Images)

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Kirk McKoy is a senior staff photographer at the Los Angeles Times for the past 33 years. Originally from South Carolina, McKoy is a graduate of the University of Maryland and Georgetown University. He is now working at The Times’ Washington, D.C., bureau as an East Coast photographer, editor and correspondent.