Melissa Feito of WUFT interviewed Dr. Lawrence Garcia about preparing pets for hurricanes. Read this article for tips and a helpful checklist.
Garcia, L.N., Stefanou, C., Huston, C., & Bell, S.A. (2021, September 1). Assessing Veterinary Practice and Practitioner Preparedness for Natural and Man-Made Disasters, Including COVID-19. Journal of Veterinary Medical Education, Advance Access Article. https://jvme.utpjournals.press/doi/abs/10.3138/jvme-2021-0066?journalCode=jvme
Dr. Amanda House, DVM, DACVIM provides guidelines and information for preparing yourself and your horse for hurricanes.
Dr. Amanda House, DVM, DACVIM outlines recommended first aid kit supplies for equines as well as normal vital signs.
Florida has many venomous snakes, and after natural disasters, interactions between displaced snakes and horses may increase. Learn how to manage this emergency until the veterinarian arrives.