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Sheriff's Office of Emergency Services Hosts Preparedness Meetings for Ranch Livestock Evacuations
8/27/2013 11:30:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Emergency Ranch and Livestock Evacuation & Preparedness Meetings


8/28 East Valley Sheriff Station

9/12 Santa Paula Community Center

9/18 Oak View Resource Center

9/25 Ventura County Animal Services, Camarillo


Date & Time:

6:00 PM -9:00 PM

Unit Responsible:

Ventura County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Services


The Ventura County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Services, Ventura County Animal Services, and the Ventura County Sheriff's Posse are sponsoring several evening meetings to discuss ranch and livestock emergency preparedness and evacuations. 


The meetings will take place from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., at the following locations:  August 28, 2013 at Thousand Oaks East Valley Sheriff's Station; September 12, 2013 at Santa Paula Community Center; September 18, 2013 at Oak View Resource Center; September 25, 2013 at Ventura County Animal Services Building in Camarillo.   


These information sessions are designed to provide ranch and horse owners with preparedness information about Ventura County resources available and how citizens can access them.


For more information on how to be better prepared, please visit the Ready Ventura County website at  Also, follow us on Facebook   ( and Twitter ( for weekly preparedness tips, news and events.


Prepared by:

Dale Carnathan, Program Administrator (805) 654-5152

Media Release Date:


Follow-Up Contact:

Dale Carnathan, Program Administrator (805) 654-5152

Approved by:

Kevin McGowan, Assistant Director