|Texas Animal Health Commission Sets Up
Hurricane Rita Animal Shelter Hotline
The Texas Animal Health
Commission (TAHC) has set up an emergency hotline to provide pet owners
with information on available shelters by county. The number is: 800-550-8242
and operates Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Pre-selected shelters are currently open and have been receiving evacuating
horses and other animals. Lists of available shelters/stabling are also
available through local emergency management and the TAHC. These are published
on the TAHC website by clicking here.