A news headline from 9News in Denver reported on Sept. 18 that local animal shelters are pitching in to help pets displaced by the recent flooding.
The Humane Society of Boulder Valley and Larimer Humane Society are in good company with other local shelters, who have all opened their doors and hearts to flood victims who have been separated from their families. Supplies are being donated from local organizations and also from Purina ONE, KONG and PetSmart.
For more information, please contact the shelters listed below:
Humane Society of Boulder Valley
2323 55th St. Boulder, Colorado 80301
Larimer Humane Society
6317 S. Kyle Avenue Fort Collins, Colorado 80525
Longmont Humane Society
9595 Nelson Rd, Longmont, CO 80501
Humane Society of Weld County
1620 42nd St, Evans, CO 80620
Larimer Humane Society provided these instructions on their website: "If you would like to help should animals become displaced by the floods, please fill out this form to let us know how you would like to help. Donated supplies should be taken to the Disaster Distribution Center at 815 14th Street SW, Building #D, in Loveland."
If you live in area prone to natural disasters, be prepared with a pet-friendly emergency kit and a plan. Find out in advance where to meet and make sure pets are allowed.