Thursday, October 1, 2015

Horse flood/wind damage disaster planning

With the heavy rains and possible hurricane conditions that are affecting the state right now, it is important to advise those with horses/horse farms about disaster planning.

Please promptly share the following links with any horse owners in your areas and stress the importance of planning for a weather disaster before it occurs.  Anyone with questions or needing assistance can contact the Extension Horse Husbandry office.
NCAGR Horse Disaster Preparedness:
Emergency Boarding Facilities in NC accepting horses for evacuation:
Un iversity of Florida Equine Hurricane Preparedness document:

Private Wellowner Tip Sheet - September 2015

Visit the Private Wellowner Tip Sheet link for valuable information from the National Ground Water Association.