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Make Sure Your Pets Are Prepared For This Hurricane Season

Saturday, October 1, 2016
posted by Jim Murphy

hurricanematthewpetrescueI’ve been watching all the reports on the development of Hurricane Matthew, a Category 4 hurricane, currently threatening the Caribbean. Although it track is still uncertain as far as the U.S.is concerned, we still have to be prepared and this means prepared your pets as well.

This hurricane season and make sure that you remember your pets when making disaster emergency plans! If you have to evacuate because a hurricane threatens the area in which you live, don’t forget about your cat of dog. Keep his pet carrier in a convenient place in case you have to get out fast. The instincts of your pet cannot be counted on to survive a disaster. Pack at least one weeks supply of pet food and always remember your pets leash. Make sure that you have the proper ID tags clearly visible on your pet. If you must go to a hotel or shelter, ask if it’s OK to bring your pet. It is very important that you don’t wait until the last minute to evacuate. Rescue officials may not let you take your pet. Keep up to date on all of the weather conditions and evacuate sooner rather than later. If you have no choice but to leave your pet home, make sure that he has a current ID and a secure collar. Take a picture of your pet with you just in case he gets lost. I cannot emphasize it enough that your pets are a part of your family. Plan ahead and make sure they are included in your disaster plans.

Remember, your pets count!

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