Storm Season
| August 26th, 2011

Keep your dog safe during a hurricane

Storm dogWith the stormy season in full affect, we thought we would share some safety tips for keeping your pets safe during a hurricane. Preparation is key to ensuring the safety of your loved ones. Here are some tips for before and after the storm.

 

Before the storm

  • Make sure their records and vaccines are up to date.
  • Have current identification tags attached to their collars.
  • Ensure that you have a pet carrier big enough for them to move around in.
  • If you have to put your dog or pet in a shelter, call ahead to check for availability.
  • Make sure you have enough dog food to last at least two weeks.
  • Compile a safety kit that includes their food, medications(with instructions) and a favorite toy or bone.
  • You can never be to cautious a Zoom Room life vest might save your dogs life.

During the storm

  • Stay calm.
  • If venturing outside ensure your dogs are on leash and be on the look out for fallen power lines and trees.
  • Try make your dog feels safe and secure.

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