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Dozens of Animals Evacuated to Fairgrounds

Many animals have been evacuated from the North San Juan area, and several of those critters are being housed at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. Fair C-E-O Rea Callender says they were able to go get many of those stranded pets and livestock…

Listen to Rea Callender 1

It’s estimated that there are several dozen animals there, including dogs, cats, donkeys, goats, and pigs. Callender says right now, those animals are living large…

Listen to Rea Callender 2

Callender says they also have plenty of room for people if necessary. Remember they housed several hundred people when the area below Lake Oroville was evacuated due to fear of the spillway failure in February.


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