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Austin Pets Alive! | Letter from Dr. Jefferson: Tornado Help

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Mar 22, 2022

I hope this finds you and yours harmless following very last night’s frightening climate event.

With multiple twister touchdowns in Central Texas and early morning reports now of harm, we wished to reach out to enable you know how we fared and what we’re executing to assist response attempts.

To start with, our animals and facilities were being unharmed. Our City Lake Animal Heart (TLAC) shelter, which as you possibly know faces troubles, weathered the storm very well! With our the latest devices upgrades and right away staff members additions, the groups were being capable to prepare the animals and facility forward of the weather, as effectively as speedily mitigate any pooling water as storms strike our region. Thank you to our incredible employees and volunteers on the floor final night time.

Next, Austin Pets Alive! is providing assistance to area, county, and point out government unexpected emergency functions groups as they assist with restoration attempts pursuing yesterday’s tornadoes. We are anxious that numerous pet house owners could be going through troubles and animals could be struggling, displaced, and at danger. Through our Favourable Alternate options to Shelter Surrender (P.A.S.S.) plan, we will assist with acquiring short term houses, food, and other pet need for persons with animals influenced by the tornadoes.

Have to have assist?

Want aid or know an individual who demands assistance with pets affected by final night’s tornadoes? Electronic mail us at [email protected] or contact us at 512-961-6519.

Want to enable?

Be part of P.A.S.S.

Our P.A.S.S. system, which we coordinate our community disaster reaction by, is dependent on peer-to-peer assistance so we are often searching for people eager to aid other Austinites to join our Facebook group. Join us nowadays to assist our article-tornadoes response efforts for Austin-location individuals and pets.


You can also assist all of our in-house plans, companies, and assist for individuals and animals in need to have by creating a donation in this article.

Thank you for all you do to guidance persons and pets!