Pet owners reminded to make sure pets have proper shelter for winter weather

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AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare is reminding pet owners to make sure pets have proper shelter for this weekend’s expected winter storm.

According to AAM&W, a proper shelter has three solid sides, a floor, a roof and an unfrozen water source.

If you are aware of an animal without shelter, call dispatch at (806) 378-3038.

Failure to provide a proper shelter for an animal will result in citations. Trapping animals also needs to cease during this winter storm. You can also be issued a citation for that as well.

AAM&W says is always best to keep animals inside with the family.

Hello! We are expecting significant winter weather in the coming days. This is a friendly reminder to make sure your pet...

Posted by Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare on Thursday, December 6, 2018

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