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HALTER connects the community by providing resources, education & financial support to First Responders & volunteers to help animals in emergencies & disasters.
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Halter Project 10h
Awe-and gratitude- inspiring. Please stay safe.
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CAL FIRE PIO Jul 18
very dynamic and exhibiting extreme fire behavior. Please heed the directions of firefighters & law enforcement officers.
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Halter Project 10h
Please let us know how to help
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Halter Project 10h
Our ranchers are really taking hits: drought, flood, late planting, and fire. Thanks for increasing awareness.
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Halter Project 14h
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Halter Project 14h
If you are bringing your animals (pets or livestock) to an emergency shelter: have ID, contacts, feeding, medication & info
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Halter Project 14h
Be honest about capture & loading: If animals are difficult/impossible to catch/load, they put Evac teams in danger
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Halter Project 14h
Leave buckets/ small troughs. Evac teams travel w/ water for animals, but carrying buckets adds time and depletes energy
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Halter Project 14h
Do NOT let horses or livestock out where they can create a road hazard for firefighters. Setting them loose is a LAST RESORT
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Halter Project 14h
Be specific about priorities. Animals in pens must be in safe defensible space. Soak grass-free area for animals to shelter in
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Halter Project 14h
HALTERtips: when someone picks up your SIP animals -- make sure they remove any signs requesting help & leave a note with contacts.
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Halter Project 14h
HALTERtips: Explain where animals are located on the property. If animals are picked up before assistance arrives call back & tell them
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Halter Project 14h
Provide clear directions when calling for assistance: signs, gates may be destroyed. Use landmarks, mileage & other data.
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Halter Project 14h
Mark your driveway:
Spray paint address on road, barn or where it can be seen easily & durable directional signage when possible
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Halter Project 14h
Create defensible space for animals. Sheltering livestock in place is often the ONLY option. Safe space for them is crucial
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Halter Project 14h
A few checkpoints that will make a big difference in your ability to save your animals & other property in a wildfire from
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Halter Project 14h
It is VERY important that if you are in the evacuation areas you follow ALL evacuation orders for everyone's safety
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Halter Project 14h
The is currently at a 10% containment. Latest evacuation orders & info from
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Halter Project 15h
Informative article in about what you can (and should not) do to help those in the
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Halter Project 16h
If sheltering in place & out of the path of fire: leave fly masks on as they can protect eyes from debris, smoke & ash
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