Evacuating feathered pals....and four legged's..

Although this article comes from across the globe, where parrots are a bit more common as house pets, it will probably translate well to other caged birds that you need to effectively capture and evacuate if time is short...

http://www.birdtricks.com/blog/how-to-evacuate-parrots-when-you-only-have-seconds/#.V0s4dmhOhCO.facebook

Below is a link to an excellent set of info about horse evacuation.....

http://www.spca.bc.ca/assets/documents/welfare/farm/disaster-preparedness-horses.pdf

And here is another good article about a farmer just south of the border, and how they evacuated various shapes and sizes of their livestock ; what to be aware of ahead of time and at the time of evacuation.

http://countrysidenetwork.com/daily/homesteading/emergency-essentials/fire-evacuation-procedures-livestock/