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 Evacuation Shelter Information


Emergency Evacuation Routes and Zones

Emergency Shelter Options

​Emergency Shelter Map

Visit the Shelters page for the lastet information.
Broward County shelters will not be accepting new occupants during curfew.

Pets In Shelters
Service animals are permitted in General Population Shelters so long as the pet meets the requirements under Federal law. Visit ADA Requirements for Service Animals for additional information. The Pet Friendly Shelter is available for residents owning pets that are not considered a service animal that live in evacuation areas or mobile homes. Residents who need to use the pet-friendly shelter at Millennium Middle School no longer need to pre-register to use the shelter.  Instead, residents can go directly to Millenium Middle School, 5803 NW 94th Avenue, Tamarac.

Residents need to bring proof of rabies vaccination and pet registration, a photo of their pet and proof of residency in Broward County. Pet owners must provide their own pet food and supplies. 
To help expedite admission to the shelter, pet owners are encouraged to download and complete a registration form at​. The form can then be taken to Millenium Middle School.  
Owners will be sheltered at Challenger Elementary School. Pets will be sheltered at Millennium Middle School. Facilities are adjacent. 

Everglades High School at 17100 SW 48 Court, Miramar, will be made available as an additional pet friendly shelter in Broward County beginning at 1:00 PM, Friday, September 8 

To register, call the Humane Society at 954-989-3977.
Tamarac    Pet-Friendly Shelter Only
Not a General Population Shelter

Millennium Middle School / Challenger Elementary School Campus
5803 NW 94th Ave.
Tamarac, FL 33321
From Commercial Blvd. & University Drive Intersection
Take Commercial Blvd. West
Turn Right onto 94th Ave.
Make a U-turn at N.W. 93rd Ter. onto 94th Ave.
Total est. time: 4 minutes
Total est. distance: 1.93 miles
Served by BCT bus route: 55
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