Resources for Animal Owners

Are you ready for a hurricane or other emergency? Are your animals?

We encourage you to visit the Florida Division of Emergency Management for tips on planning for weather emergencies with animals.

You may also want to read these tips on preparing pets before a disaster from the American Veterinary Medical Association.

The safety of our faculty, staff, students, clients and patients is our top priority. We will relay information as soon as possible in the event of rescheduling or closure.


University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine COVID-19 Updates

Quick facts for pet owners: COVID-19 Infographic

American Veterinary Medical Association: COVID-19 FAQs for Pet Owners

American Veterinary Medical Association: SARS-CoV-2 Testing for Pets

Equine Disease Communication Center

American Association of Equine Practitioners: Barn Safety

Ontario Animal Health Network Horse Care Plan Worksheet

National Thoroughbred Racing Association: resources for owners, trainers and breeders 

UF/IFAS Extension | Common horse owner questions about COVID-19:


Emergency Equine Relocation Database

Hurricane Season Prep for Florida Horse Farms

University of Florida


As part of both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and UF Health, Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to advancing animal, human and environmental health through teaching, research, extension and patient care.



Veterinary Hospitals

Need animal care? Visit the UF Small Animal and Large Animal Hospitals. From dogs, cats, birds and exotics to horses, cattle, llamas, pigs and many other large farm or food animals, our experienced veterinary staff is ready to assist.

Animal Airwaves

Syndicated Podcast

Animal Airwaves

Animal Airwaves is a daily radio series that features one-minute segments relating to animal health, ranging from insights into animal behavior to veterinary patient care breakthroughs and trends.

Animal Airwaves