During Tuesday night’s regular council meeting R. Timothy Bickhaus of Macon made a donation of a pet oxygen mask kit to the Macon City Fire Department.
Fire Chief Ross Dutton said since he has been working at the MFD, the fire department has had to use oxygen on pets on three different fire calls.
The contents of the kit are:
•3 Oxygen Masks - 1 small, 1 medium & 1 large
•3 Oxygen Air Tubes - 1 for each mask, 22 mm diameter
•1 Wag'N O2 Fur Life Carry Bag for easy storage & mobility
•1 Laminated Instruction Sheet which includes ABCs of CPR For Cats & Dogs
•1 Kennel Lead for animal restraint & control
•2 Animal Incident Report (AIR) Forms for First Responders - carbonless 3-part form
•1 Pet Rescue Notice Form provided in electronic format
•1 PowerPoint Presentation provided in electronic format
•1 "Pet Oxygen Masks On Board" Decal for display on vehicle