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We have compiled a list of reputable agencies participating in the relief efforts after Hurricane Katrina for the residents, birds, and other animals of the Lousiana, Mississippi, and Alabama coasts. Please click on a link below and help any way you can or send an email asking how you can help to those groups without a link at this time.

We have listed groups working with birds and parrots, groups working to help all animals as needed, groups working to help the human victums of this tragedy, as well as current articles on the aftermath of this horrific storm. Some groups cross over and help both our people and our beloved animals and birds as well.

The American Federation of Aviculture has set up a diaster relief fund and are working hard to help any bird owners who are in need of assistance.

A 911 Parrot Alert - “Offers of Bird related supplies, food and other help may be offered to our Disaster Task Force Manager, Amy White. Email her at Sunriseaviaries@msn.com”

Noah's Wish has setup a Disaster Animal Shelter in conjunction with Slidell Animal Control.

The Houston (HSPCA) agency in Texas, is doing a phonominal job in helping out the animals. Please visit them here and help any way you can.

Louisiana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (LA/SPCA), The Lousiana Veterinary Medical Association (LVMA), the Louisiana Animal Control Association (LACA), and the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM) are managing animal evacuations and recovery plans for New Orleans pets and displaced animals.

Mutt Shack Foundation - A rescue effort is under way with students at LSU, the LA/SPCA and the ASPCA SD in Baton Rouge to collect animals and bringing them into a staging center at the the LSU AgCenter/Parker Coliseum

AKC CAR Canine Support and Relief Fund Hurricane Katrina Relief - a donation to the AKC CAR Canine Support and Relief Fund is 100% used to assist animal victims of natural disasters, such as Hurricane Katrina. AKC CAR does not retain any portion for administrative purposes.

ASPCA Disaster Relief Fund

The Salvation Army is having a tremendous effect on the help for the Gulf Coast area victims.

Serve Alabama has been set up to not only help the victums of Alabama's communities, but all peoples of the Gulf Coast affected by Hurricane Katrina.


911 Parrot Alert Blog.

Here is Houston, Texas blog with updated animal information Click Here.

Houston Chronical - It's raining cats and dogs in Houston as hotels and resorts are relaxing policies for the influx of four-legged friends.

We have heard the zoo in New Orleans is being abandoned and we do not know yet what help is being provided for the animals that cannot evacuate. Here is a link to the Audobon Zoo information concerning Katrina. Click Here. - UPDATE: We have been informed that the zoo was kept dry as it is located on a higher ground area and that the Houston Zoo is helping to ship in food and supplies for the zoo animals. Once again our friends in Texas are performing a phonominal job of helping.

KSLA - News12 - The tent Shelter outside the Red Cross Shelter at the gym of LSU-Shreveport that is housing the birds and animals for victims of Hurricane Katrina.

ParrotPressNews Blog

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