Storm Prep 2022: Preparing your pets

25 News Now Sunrise Anchor Carolina Astrain provides information on how to prepare your pet for a major storm

VICTORIA, Texas – 25 News Now Sunrise Anchor Carolina Astrain spoke with Dr. Mark Besancon with Crossroads Veterinary Clinic on how to prepare your pet for a hurricane.

According to Dr. Besancon, here are seven steps to follow when preparing your pet:

  • prepare your pet carrier;
  • get your pet microchipped;
  • have at least two weeks worth of your pet’s medication, food and water;
  • have copies of vaccination records;
  • find pet friendly shelters and hotels;
  • bring extra toys, leashes and accessories
  • and stay tuned for updates.

Make sure to tune in at 6:30 p.m. for the Storm Prep 2022 special. You can watch the special here.