Farmer Jeanne Selander implemented the hurricane plans and prepared all the feed, hay and large plastic trash cans filled with fresh water and bedding for the animals, according to the farm's Facebook page.
ZooMiami did not evacuate any of its animals ahead of hurricane Irma because the stress of moving an animal away from their regular enclosures is often more risky than the storm itself.
Rather than leave the cells vacant, it was decided that more than 250 animals would be moved indoors to protect them from Hurricane Irma's storm surge, flooding rains and pounding wind. The shelters also needed to make room for new, storm-displaced animals.
Hundreds of thoroughbreds were moved from low-lying areas of Gulfstream Park, near Miami, to other training facilities and barns farther north.
"We live in a hurricane-prone area so our facilities are created to accommodate these storms, " said Brian Dowling, the general curator at Lion Country Safari in Palm Beach County - a facility with lions, chimpanzees, rhinos and more, all of whom stayed put for the storm. 'Obviously, everything can't be hurricane-proof'.
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While humans can easily jump in a auto and drive away, evacuating a zoo full of wild animals could make them less safe.
US News & World Report said that the Miami Zoo had to take special care to secure some of its animals because they're endangered species.
Other animals were left in their usual habitat with gates to their shelters left open to keep them from becoming too stressed. "Animals are dependent on what the owners do for them".
"These animals go through a tremendous amount of stress when you move them away from a familiar area, and that stress could be very, very unsafe to them", Magill said. "But for the most part, they deal with it kind of how they would in the wild", collection manager Lauren Hinson told USA Today.
Both SeaWorld Orlando and Busch Gardens Tampa Bay were keeping workers on-site at all hours to care for and monitor the animals.
Five dolphins were moved from the Florida Keys to Central Florida.
Irma provided another reminder of what hurricanes have done to the state's ecosystem.
The veteran Oakland Raiders kicker will be placed on injured reserve due to his bad back, ESPN's Adam Schefter said . Oakland could choose to designate him as one of two players to return from injured reserve this season.
If that same Chavez fights Gennady, there is no question Gennady knocks him out. "It's the bull and the matador. But if that's how he gets by in boxing, by running his mouth, then God bless him, do what you do.
Moon said Wednesday that the situation could get out of hand if North Korea's missile and nuclear tests aren't stopped. The US seeks the strongest possible sanctions against North Korea, but is opposed by Russian Federation and China.
No injuries were reported in any of the three collapses, and investigations would begin after the storm cleared, officials said. He said there have been risky rip currents on the N.C. coast. "I don't have any numbers on fatalities at this point".
The body has been taken to the State Medical Examiner's office in Frankfort for an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death. Durham suffered multiple injuries from the alleged attack, including numerous broken bones, internal bleeding and head trauma.
The right-hander moved into a tie with Boston's Chris Sale for the league lead in wins and has won nine straight decisions. Monday will mark the beginning of a three-game series at home against the non-contending Detroit Tigers.
Winds could occasionally gust as strong as 60 miles per hour at times, according to the National Weather Service in Charleston. The state had about 250,000 Irma evacuees from Florida as of Sunday, officials said earlier today.
Over the next two days, Irma is expected to push to the northwest, into Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. One death in Florida , that of a man killed in an auto accident during the storm, was blamed on Irma .
He also confessed to have been in an "ongoing conversation" with the franchise since his departure five years ago. Luyendyk will appear on Season 22 of the reality television show, which premieres in January.
Brady played the entire 2015 season before a ruling finally came forcing him to sit the first four games of the 2016 season. She testified at the appeal that she didn't think Thompson was credible and didn't support any punishment for Elliott.
Lives honored at Flight 93 Memorial
At ground zero, relatives of the almost 3,000 people killed on 9/11 began the annual reading of the names of their loved ones. On Monday morning, Felt will be among the speakers at a commemorative service on the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks .
Red Cross gets new volunteers ready for Irma
For those who chose to stay home and still wish to help, organizations are asking for monetary donations to the relief effort. Speaking to the press on Monday, Carvalho said that school employees have been deployed to take up the slack.
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Hurricane Jose moves away from Leeward Islands, fears recede
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US softens stance ahead of N. Korea resolution
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