Pet shelter at Parrott Middle School has reached Capacity

Pet sheltering at Parrott Middle School, located at 19220 Youth Dr. in Brooksville, is at capacity.

To accommodate the demand, Nature Coast Technical High School, located at 4057 California St. in Spring Hill, will open a section of the school away from other evacuees for pet sheltering. You must bring your own portable carrier or kennel.

Recommended disaster supply kit for pets

  • Proper identification
  • Immunization records
  • County license rabies tag
  • Food and water
  • A carrier or portable kennel
  • Medications
  • Muzzle, collar, and leash
  • Manual can opener
  • Current photo of pet
  • Feeding and water bowls
  • Favorite toys and blanket
  • Cat litter/pan and scoop
  • Grooming items
  • Plastic bags to handle waste

 Phone lines for Irma information are busy, please be patient

Emergency Management Public Information Center phone lines are extremely busy. Please call only if absolutely necessary. Please be patient, we will answer your phone calls as best we can.

Hernando County Government’s Office of Emergency Management continues to monitor and inform our community about Hurricane Irma. We will continue to keep you updated before, during and after the storm. Visit the following web and social media sites for more information.