Being prepared for any type of natural disaster is the one of best ways you can care for your pets or livestock. Make a plan all situations and disasters, such as floods, winter storms, forest fires, hurricanes, earthquakes, hazardous material leaks or dam failures. Or any event that might cause you to be unexpectedly away from home, with or without your pets.
Consult these resources for more detailed information that can help you develop your emergency plan for your pets or livestock:
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American Red Cross: Making a Plan for your Pets
The best way to protect your household from the effects of a disaster is to have a disaster plan. If you are a pet owner, that plan must include your pets. Being prepared can save their lives.
Humane Society of the United States: Disaster Preparedness for Your Animals
Disaster planing tips for pets, horses and farm animals.
Humane Society of the United States: Disaster Preparedness Quiz
Imagine a scenario where that a police officer knocks at your door. A hurricane is quickly approaching, and you have 45 minutes to evacuate. You have pets, horses or farm animals. Find out if you're ready!