CART, the Louisa Community Animal Response Team is an all volunteer organization that operates an emergency pet evacuation shelter in conjunction with the citizens evacuation shelter in the event a disaster strikes. Louisa CART is one of only 12 state certified CART Teams in Virginia. Volunteers are needed. Contact Donnie Embrey at 540 223-1196, Donna Bowers at 540 223-0624 or email for an application or visit their website at