CART Needs






WE ARE DOING WELL ON OUR STOCK OF MOST SUPPLIES.  PLEASE CONTACT TRI-STATE CART BEFORE DONATING ITEMS. 
Donations DURING A DISASTER of items listed below can cause issues with delivery, transport, sorting, inventory and security when man-power is focused on helping the animals.  Delivery of items is best done in advance of a disaster.  If a disaster strikes and you want to help...

MONETARY DONATIONS WILL BEST HELP US PURCHASE EXACTLY WHAT WE NEED IN ANY LOCAL DISASTER. 

TAX-DETUCTIBLE MONETARY DONATIONS CAN BE SENT TO:
Tri State CART
1819 Bell Tower Circle
Batavia, OH 45103


PRE-DISASTER:
Tri-State CART is accepting some of the following supplies to be stocked in large quantities in our donated storage units for easy accessibility or available through MOUís "Memorandum of Understanding" with companies, agencies or individuals that can provide these items.  If you have any of these supplies and would like to donate them, or are willing to loan them if a disaster occurs, please contact Bonnie Morrison.

Note: Wal-mart is working with CART to provide some of the perishable items during a declared disaster

Non-Perishable items that can be stocked in advance:

Capture tools:
     hog panels
     cotton lead ropes
     52Ē snake tongs
    
General Care Items:
     food bowls -  paper/disposable or aluminum disposable baking pans
     portable heaters
     kitty litter boxes  
 
PPE (Personal Protective equip):
     disposable masks
     goggles
     respirators
     duct tape
   
Clean-up/sanitary supplies:
     waterless hand sanitizer
     bleach (no Lysol or pine sol)
     kitty litter
     paper towels
     toilet paper
     wet wipes
     dryer sheets
    
First aid supplies: 
     animal first aid kits 
     Dawn liquid dish soap (green or blue only)
     microscope
     small animal scales

Identification:
     Colored bands to ID animals and authorized volunteers

Power and light:
     batteries
     fuel (diesel, gasoline, propane, etc. or gift cards)
     flashlights LED no battery
    
General supplies:
     tarps sunshield
     large tents
     canopies

Communication:
     7 channel weather band radios, plus batteries
  
PERISHABLE items needed within 24-48 hours of activation:
     bottled water
     food for all types of animals:
          pet food dry and canned
          pet treats
          hay
          grain
          bird food
          rabbit food
          hamster food
          fish food
          reptile
          fresh vegetables/fruits
          cooked rice (plain) and pureed pure pumpkin can also help settle upset digestive systems
     
Rental Items:
     Porta-potties and portable showers
    

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