Pet Disaster Tip #31 – Equine Evacuation Plan

Pet Disaster Tip #31 – Equine Evacuation Plan

When faced with a disaster, owners can execute an equine evacuation plan, which involves removing horses from at risk areas before the disaster arrives and transporting them to a previously determined location. Horses pastured (Sheltered in place) during a disaster...
Pet Disasater Tip #24 – Hurricane Evacuations

Pet Disasater Tip #24 – Hurricane Evacuations

When traveling with your pet be sure to watch for signs indicating you are in an evacuation zone. It is easy to overlook these important “EVACUATION AREA” signs which mean you MUST evacuate the area immediately if a hurricane is imminent. Have a Pet ? Have...
Flood Safety

Flood Safety

If flooding is imminent: Turn off basement furnace and main gas valves. Unplug appliances and electronics. Shut off electricity only if flooding has not yet begun and area around electrical panel is dry. Move furniture and important belongings above ground level. Plug...
How to Prepare Your Horse for Evacuation

How to Prepare Your Horse for Evacuation

Make sure your trailer is accessible and ready to use. Make sure your horse will load. Even the most seasoned loaders may balk under stress so be ready. If you can’t take all your horses in one trip make sure you know which ones are priority. You don’t...