8 State Kate Fund Exceeds $5,000 in Donations as 5th Anniversary of Katrina Approaches

In August of 2010, as the 5th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approached, 8 State Kate Fund donations from book proceeds exceeded $5,000, with a donation to Animal Rescue New Orleans. Jenny Pavlovic started writing 8 State Hurricane Kate: The Journey and Legacy of a Katrina Cattle Dog because she didn’t want Kate to be forgotten. She also wanted [...]

Emergency Preparedness for Your Pet: 8 Things I Learned from 8 State Hurricane Kate

8 State Hurricane Kate, an old Australian Cattle Dog, was rescued from a rooftop in Louisiana nine days after Hurricane Katrina. I met her in September 2005 in Gonzales, Louisiana, where rescued animals were taken for care and shelter. With no known address or ID, she was running out of options. When Hurricane Rita forced [...]