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Large Animals Can Be Evacuated to Los Alamitos Racetrack

Large animal owners under mandatory evacuation orders may take their animals to Los Alamitos Racetrack, 4961 Katella Avenue, Cypress, CA 90630, contact (714) 995-1234.

The Orange County Fairgrounds is approaching capacity and may not be able to accept additional animals. Animal owners should call (714) 708-1588 before bringing animals to the fairgrounds.

Animal owners who are under evacuation orders are strongly encouraged to evacuate with their pets as the emergency may prevent resources from entering impacted areas to assist with animals due to safety concerns.  Owners are responsible for providing items for the care of their animals.

Animal owners with disabilities, access or functional needs can call OC Animal Care at (714) 935-6848 (8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) and (714) 935-7158 (5:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.) or dial 911 for assistance. 

Animal owners can call the fire information line at (714) 765-4333.  General information about OC Animal Care is available on their web site at or by calling (714) 935-6848.

Residents are encouraged to stay informed of the most current information by monitoring @AnaheimFire on Twitter and local media, #CanyonFire2.