Any resident in the evacuation zone of the Wildomar Fire can take pets -- dogs, cats, horses, pigs, etc. -- to the San Jacinto Valley Animal Campus (581 S. Grand Ave., San Jacinto, Calif.).
Info line: 951-358-7387.
There are no boarding fees for pet owners in the evacuation zone.
We are currently on scene with multiple animal control officers in the fire area -- staging in safe areas designated by Cal Fire officials. We also have volunteer members of our large-animal, emergency rescue unit present to help our officers, if necessary.
At a morning briefing, officials reported the fire at 700 acres with 15 percent containment.
So far, we have received only a handful of pets from the fire area. Our veterinary team members are caring for their needs. The animals include:
Eight horses, including a pony and a miniature horse