Hurricane Dorian
Livestock Sheltering Resources in Alabama

When evacuating, it is important for livestock owners to be prepared to care for their animals while they are away. Please be sure to bring the following items with you:

  • Hurricane Dorian Animal Movement Waiver
  • Current list of all animals, including their records of feeding, vaccinations, and tests. Make sure that you have proof of ownership for all animals.
  • Supplies for temporary identification of your animals, such as plastic neckbands and permanent markers to label your animals with your name, address, and telephone number.
  • Handling equipment such as halters and appropriate tools for each kind of animal.
  • Water, feed, and buckets. Tools and supplies needed for sanitation.

Contact ADAI Emergency Programs at 334-240-7278 or email for more information.

Facilities Currently Accepting Evacuated Livestock
The following facilities are coordinating with, but not operated by, the Alabama Dept of Agriculture & Industries. Please call the facility before arriving to ensure that the facility can meet your needs. 

Houston County Farm Center
1701 E Cottonwood Rd
Dothan, AL 36301
Contact: Pam Kirkland
Phone: 334-618-8026

Lee County Fairgrounds
2316-2358 Lafayette Pkwy
Opelika, AL 36801
Contact: Jim Sadler
Phone: 334-524-9680

Randolph County Equine and Ag Center
near the junction of Hwy 431 and County Rd 42
2959 County Road 33

Wedowee, Alabama 36278
Contact: Gregg Norred
Phone: 256-610-2011

R.H. Kirkpatrick Agricultural Arena
2224 Highway 14
Autaugaville, AL 36003
Contact: Lee Pittman
Phone: 334-850-7994

5 County Complex
1055 E Mckinnon St
New Brockton, AL 36351
Contact: Gavin Mauldin
Phone: 334-200-5487