After serious flash flooding today in New Orleans and other parts of the state, Governor Edwards declared Louisiana to be in a state of emergency this afternoon.
A hurricane watch has been issued for parts of coastal Louisiana and some parishes have ordered evacuations ahead of anticipated rainfall and storm surge. New Orleans received 7 inches of rain in 3 hours. There are fears that the anticipated storm surge may even top levees in some places (SEE ARTICLE HERE)
Small shelters and rescues are contacting us for help, and we are mobilizing support as fast as we can, while trying to secure our own animals, facilities, and families. This unexpected weather emergency couldn't come at a more difficult time for us.
You all have been so generous and we appreciate your support during this state of emergency. Thanking you in advance.
SpayMart is a registered 501(c)3 public charity that runs a lifesaving animal welfare organization. Since 1998, they have worked diligently to enhance the lives of animals in the Greater New Orleans area and southeast Louisiana through programs directed at education, adoption, foster, rescue, and affordable spay/neuter. SpayMart’s goals are to: REDUCE pet overpopulation in the community PREVENT cruelty to all animals PROMOTE respect and compassion for all animals PROVIDE shelter and care for homeless and unwanted animals FIND loving, forever homes for the animals in our care.
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