Learn how to prepare your pet for hurricane evacuation at Alaqua Unleashed June 21

May 30, 2014

ALAQUA-UNLEASHED-236x300As the 2014 hurricane season approaches, the Walton County Sheriff’s Office, Walton County Emergency Management and Alaqua Animal Refuge are teaming up to prepare Walton County pet owners to have a plan in place in the event of an evacuation.

Do you an evacuation plan for your pets? Whether your pets are big or small, make sure:
· their immunizations are current
· they have proper identification
· they have a safe place to stay

Alaqua Animal Refuge, the Walton County Sheriff’s Department, and Walton County Emergency Management are hosting an event to educate pet owners and get them the information they need about:
· disaster supply kits for pets
· evacuation shelter information
· pet-friendly lodging
·  how to protect large animals

Bring the children out for a super fun event including a petting zoo, face-painting, food, and even more fun things to do! Come out Saturday, June 21st, 9 am to 12 pm at Alaqua Unleashed – 342 JD Miller Road, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

For more information contact the Alaqua Animal Refuge at 850.880.6399.