TITLE

TEACH CITIZENS HOW TO CARE FOR FOUR-LEGGED FRIENDS IN A DISASTER

PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Emergency Preparedness News;Feb2009, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the need to take care of pets and large animals at the time of a disaster at home. It advises people not to leave the pets behind if of an evacuation and be prepared ahead of time to care for them away from home. If one is dealing with larger farm animals, such as horses and cows, one will need to prepare transportation besides food and water. If the emergency precludes one from taking the animals, post a sign on a window or door, to let responders know about it.
ACCESSION #
37130004

 

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