CHILOQUIN, Ore-- For the hundreds of people affected by the evacuations of the Bootleg Fire, SOEA, or Southern Oregon Emergency Aid, and Project Spirit are asking that residents with animals, under Level 1, level 2 or Level 3 evacuation to contact them so that they can help with animal evacuations.
SOEA and Project Spring say that even if you are thinking of staying behind until the last possible moment to prepare for the possibility of needing to evacuate your animals.
SOEA and Project Spring are offering their services for free and can take animals to the Klamath County fairgrounds or to a place of your choice within reason.
Both organizations are asking community members in the evacuations zones to please consider this option, especially for large animals, before a Level 3 Evacuation Order is issued.
To get in contact with with one of these organizations you can call or text Project Spirit at 831-235-3031.