Pet Preparedness

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Pets are our family too!
Check out the below resources to prepare your pet
prior to a disaster. 


Tips to Consider:

  • Create a buddy system in case you're not home. Ask a neighbor to check on your pets.

  • Identify shelters that accept pets.

  • Locate a veterinarian or animal hospital in the area where you may be seeking temporary shelter, in case your pet needs medical care. Add the contact information to your emergency kit. Click here for a map of veterinarian clinics and pet shelters in East Baton Rouge Parish!

  • Have your pet micro chipped. Make sure that you you keep your address and phone number up-to-date and include contact info for an emergency contact outside your immediate area.

  • Most boarding kennels, veterinarians and animal shelters will need your pet's medical records to make sure all vaccinations are current.

  • Click here for pet friendly hotels! 

Pets
whats in you pet preparedness kit - FEMA
Check out the below links for more tips!

Companion Animal Alliance

Companion Animal Alliance

LSU Agriculture Center

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Animal Control

Animal Control Patch

LA State Animal Response Team

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