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VCA Animal Hospitals Providing Free Pet Shelter in Disaster-Struck Areas

By Yahaira Cespedes    May 06, 2011 at 08:21PM

With the tornadoes, wildfires and flood disasters the United States is currently facing, many facilities and services have their hands full to capacity taking care of disaster victims. VCA Animal Hospitals have stepped up to lend a helping hand by offering free shelter to the pet companions of people affected by the wild weather in Alabama, Texas, and Georgia.

"For residents affected by the recent devastating events, VCA is working to assist them by providing free pet boarding so they can focus on the safety and welfare of their families and homes,” said Art Antin, Chief Operating Officer of VCA Animal Hospitals.

In the following locations, free boarding is offered at participating hospitals based on availability. Check the provided local listings for information on free boarding:

In Homewood, Alabama:

· VCA Becker Animal Hospital

In Ringgold, Georgia:

· VCA Catoosa Animal Hospital

In the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas area:

· VCA Angel Animal Hospital
· VCA Animal Care Hospital
· VCA Bedford Meadows Animal Hospital
· VCA Beltline East Animal Hospital
· VCA Buckingham Animal Hospital
· VCA Central Expressway Animal Hospital
· VCA DeSoto Animal Hospital
· VCA Fort Worth Animal Medical Center
· VCA Fossil Creek Animal Hospital
· VCA Lakewood Animal Hospital
· VCA Lindley Animal Hospital
· VCA Loop 12 Animal Hospital
· VCA Love Field Animal Hospital
· VCA Mercedes Place Animal Hospital
· VCA Metroplex Animal Hospital & Pet Lodge
· VCA Pet Doctor Animal Hospital
· VCA Preston Park Animal Hospital
· VCA Saginaw Animal Hospital
· VCA Sandy Lake Animal Hospital
· VCA University Animal Hospital

For more information on VCA Animal Hospitals, visit www.VCAHospitals.com.


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