Burton’s Pride Animal Rescue, Saving Hundreds of Displaced Animals in Woolsey Fire
Actively raising funds to provide direct support to credentialed first responders
Oceanside, CA – November 13, 2018 – Thousands of animals are displaced as a result of the California wildfires. Credentialed volunteers organized by Burton’s Pride have supported first responders to rescue animals in the Woolsey Fire,ranging from livestock to pets, often risking their own lives.
The Woolsey Fire Incident Commander has authorized Burton’s Pride to collect donations to immediately support needs of rescuers who are working 24/7 to find and rescue animals at risk. The donations are being used to provide gas, animal transportation large and small, animal food, medical supplies and veterinary care that will improve the success of saving animals impacted by the Woolsey Fire.
Those in need of support now, including emergency rescue for themselves or their animals, or to begin the process of locating their displaced animals shouldtext480-643-9676. Please provide your name, phone number, ticket number if available, owner information, number and breed of animal and the address of the rescue location. These services are provided free of charge by a team of trained volunteers.
Donations can be sent by Paypalhttps://www.paypal.me/burtonsprideand should be marked for Fire Relief.
Note to reporters: if you need information about animal rescue at the Woolsey Fire, including how credential volunteers are providing rescue services, please contact Lisa MacKenzie, 503-705-3508.
About Burton’s Pride
Burtons Pride is a 501c3 rescue organization with a mission is to foster as many orphaned, abandoned or high-risk animals as our funding allows. We are trained to observe for signs of trauma or emotional needs and ensure all rescued animals are placed in permanent loving homes which can accommodate those needs.
Learn more about Burton’s Pride by following @burtonspride on Instagram & Facebook