• Phone585-426-2720
  • AddressGates Fire District - 2355 Chili Avenue - Rochester, NY. 14624
  • Open Hours24/7/365
  • Phone585-426-2720
  • AddressGates Fire District - 2355 Chili Avenue - Rochester, NY. 14624
  • Open Hours24/7/365

🐶WHY NATIONAL PET FIRE SAFETY DAY IS IMPORTANT?🐱

🚨Keep your pets out of trouble

There are many ways to keep your pet from causing a fire. Blow out candles before leaving home, block off access to the kitchen or remove stove knobs if pets can reach it, and keep any and all wires out of chewing distance, especially from kittens and puppies!

🚨Have a pet rescue plan in place

Discuss with your family who will be in charge of rescuing your pet in the event of a fire. Planning and practicing fire drills will help the family remain calm and help ensure that your pets are not forgotten during a chaotic evacuation.

🚨Make rescuers aware of your pets and their hiding places

As part of your evacuation plan, include a list of your pet’s hiding places, so that firefighters will know where to look in case your pets don’t make it out with you. Also, make sure your pets have collars with up to date tags attached in case they escape on their own.