CAL FIRE encourages pet preparedness during wildfire season

CAL FIRE officials are encouraging people to be prepared this wildfire season by putting together a to-go bag for pets.

Posted: Jul 18, 2019 11:46 AM
Updated: Jul 18, 2019 11:46 AM

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we're almost two months into fire season - cal fire encourages people to be prepared with a to-go bag for themselves and their pets! cal fire said mimic what you'd take for yourself - pet prescriptions, food, water, feeding bowls, vital pet documents. petsmart even suggested bringing along anxiety toys. action news now spoke with neighbor gilda baker who has 3 cats and 2 dogs. baker keeps a togo bag right by her garage door for a quick escape. we wanna make sure we have proper crates and we got them stacked by the garage door that we have extra dry food extra litter extra wet food so we can just throw it in the car and get them out and get the safe. the a-s-p-c-a suggests getting a rescue alert sticker - so that firefighters know a pet is inside your home. locate hotels that accept pets... or talk to your local shelter or veterinarian about a safe haven for your animal. the aspca also suggests microchipping your pet in case they get lost during an evacuation. for a full list of emergency go bag tips visit our website action news now dot com and click under news links. the
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