Pet-Friendly Shelter Open at DuBose Middle School
Dorchester County will open a shelter at DuBose Middle School, located at 1005 DuBose School Road, Summerville at 3:00 PM, today, Monday, September 11, 2017.
Residents evacuating to a shelter should pack minimally, bringing only the essentials i.e. bedding (blankets or sleeping bag, pillows, air mattresses or cots) personal hygiene products, a form of identification, all medications, important documents and a change of clothes, food and water for 3-4 days.
The Shelter will only accept crated, small, domesticated animals. At least one family member must remain at the shelter, with the pet, at all times.
Residents who would like to utilize the pet shelter will be responsible for bringing all pet supplies including, but not limited to the below:
Water & Food Bowls
Sheet or Blanket to cover Kennel
Litter and Litter Box
Medication (if needed)
Training Pads for kennel
Citizens Call Center
The Citizens Call Center is open. Staff is standing by to answer citizens’ questions at (843) 832-0393 and/or (843) 563-0393.