SART Equipment Request


SART has strategically deployed Mobile Animal Response Equipment (MARE) trailers, Mini-MARE trailers, livestock panels, and Animal Technical Rescue Trailers (ATR) in each of Florida's seven regions to better serve as a region-wide asset during emergency response. If a person or organization is in need of this equipment, send a request to SART by contacting Dr. Greg Christy at (850) 410-0902 or LeiAnna Tucker at (850) 410-0920.

MARE Unit

MARE Unit: A MARE Unit (Mobile Animal Response Equipment) is a 16’ open-sided steel livestock trailer stocked with small animal response necessities such as plastic animal crates, leashes, water and food bowls, and cleaning equipment.

Mini-MARE Unit

Mini-MARE Unit: A Mini-MARE Unit is a smaller, more mobile enclosed trailer, with animal crates of various sizes and some of the miscellaneous items in the full MARE Unit.

Livestock Panels

Livestock Panels: Livestock panels can be used for the quick setup of a temporary pen for livestock.

ATR Unit

ATR Unit: An ATR (Animal Technical Rescue) Unit is an enclosed trailer containing equipment for both livestock and smaller animal technical rescues. Included are a portable A-frame/crane unit, rope systems, webbing, harnesses for large and small animals, and rescue glide for moving animals, a mud extrication system, and safety equipment for the responders.



Contacts

Region 1
Type of Equipment Custodian Location County
MARE Unit James Pilcher
(850) 509-2704
FDACS District 1 Office
2794 Levy St., Suite B, Cottondale, FL 32431
Jackson
Mini MARE Unit Doe Thompson
(850) 217-1515
PAWS Facility
752 Lovejoy Road, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32433
Okaloosa
Livestock Panels James Pilcher
(850) 509-2704
FDACS District 1 Office
2794 Levy Street, Cottondale, FL 32431
Jackson
Animal Technical Rescue Scott Flitcraft
(850) 872-3059
Panama City Fire Department
2001 Beck Ave., Panama City, FL 32405
Bay
Region 2
Type of Equipment Custodian Location County
MARE Unit Jamie Wiloughby
(850) 973-6495
Madison Co. Animal Control
2060 NE Rocky Ford Road, Madison, FL 32340
Madison
Mini MARE Unit Scott Garner
(352) 498-1240
Dixie Co. EOC
17600 SE HWY 19, Cross City, FL 32628
Dixie
Livestock Panels Greg Christy
(850) 410-0902
SART Compound Tallahassee
3125 Conner Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32399
Leon
Region 3
Type of Equipment Custodian Location County
MARE Unit Brian Johns
(904) 966-6336
Bradford Co. Emergency Management
945 North Temple Ave., #B, Starke, FL 32091
Bradford
Mini MARE Unit Paul Studivant
(904) 669-0112
St. Johns Co. Pet Center
130 North Stratton Road, St. Augustine, FL 32095
St.Johns
Livestock Panels Ryan Simpson
(386) 326-2793
Putnam Co. Fairgrounds
118 Fairgrounds Road, East Palatka, FL 32131
Putnam
Animal Technical Rescue Joel Sneed
(850) 872-3059
St. Johns County Fire Rescue HQ
3657 Gaines Road, St. Augustine, FL 32084
St.Johns
Region 4
Type of Equipment Custodian Location County
MARE Unit Sgt. Paul Wright
(863) 557-1741
Polk Co. Sheriff's Property
4200 Ben Durrance Road, Bartow, FL 33830
Polk
Mini MARE Unit Robin Canton
(813) 274-6664
Hillsborough Co. Animal Shelter
440 N. Falkenburg Road, Tampa, FL 33619
Hillsborough
Mini MARE Unit Arthur Smith
(352) 438-4703
Ocala Livestock Market
9100 CR 25A Ocala, FL 34482
Marion
Livestock Panels Sgt. Paul Wright
(863) 557-1741
Polk Co. Sheriff's Property
4200 Ben Durrance Road, Bartow, FL 33830
Polk
Animal Technical Rescue Sgt. Paul Wright
(863) 557-1741
Polk Co. Sheriff's Property
4200 Ben Durrance Road, Bartow, FL 33830
Polk
Animal Technical Rescue Damon Allen
(352) 572-3914
Sumter Co. Fire and EMS Department
324 East Seminole Avenue, Bushnell, FL 33513
Sumter
Region 5
Type of Equipment Custodian Location County
MARE Unit Kim Staton
(863) 557-1741
Osceola Co. Animal Services
3910 Old Canoe Creek Road, St. Cloud, FL 34769
Osceola
Mini MARE Unit Michelle Jones
(407) 742-8000
Brevard Co. Emergency Management
1746 Cedar Street, Rockledge, FL 32955
Brevard
Livestock Panels Arthur Smith
(352) 438-4703
Ocala Livestock Market
9100 CR 25A Ocala, FL 34482
Marion
Animal Technical Rescue Karl Froling
(386) 527-0680
Volusia Co. Fire Service Station 35
630 West Main St, Lake Helen, FL 32744
Volusia
Animal Technical Rescue Chad Cianciulli
(772) 546-7850
Martin Co.Fire Rescue, Technical Rescue Station
6900 SE Ridgeway Terrace, Hobe Sound, FL 33455
Martin
Region 6
Type of Equipment Custodian Location County
MARE Unit Bob Jones
(863) 634-5056
Glades County Animal Control Office
4889 East State Road 78, Moore Haven, FL 33471
Glades
Mini MARE Unit Gleen Johnson
(239) 850-6742
Lee Co. EOC
5600 Banner Dr., Fort Myers, FL 33912
Lee
Livestock Panels Angie Snow
(863) 673-1837
Glades County Animal Control Office
4889 East State Road 78, Moore Haven, FL 33471
Glades
Livestock Panels John Court
(863) 993-4732
FDACS District 5 Office
2150 NE Roan Street, Arcadia, FL 34266
Desoto
Animal Technical Rescue Sgt. Randy Hodges
(239) 258-3695
Lee Co. Sheriff's Office Crime Unit
2501-3 Ortiz Ave., Fort Myers, FL 33905
Lee
Region 7
Type of Equipment Custodian Location County
MARE Unit Ron Cooper
(954) 410-1730
Broward Co. Animal Care and Adoption Center
2400 SW 42nd St., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312
Broward