Community & Family Preparedness Network
This information resource was constructed in cooperation
FEMA Community & Family Preparedness Program.
and Disaster Planning: USDA: NAL.
Animal Shelter: Disaster Response Manuel: Guidelines for
a shelter for owned animals during disasters. Based on the experiences
the District 6 Emergency Animal Shelter at the LSU AgCenter’s Parker
Coliseum following Hurricane Katrina.
- American Veterinary
Medical Association (AVMA) Disaster Preparedness Series:
Educational materials are provided to assist veterinarians, animal
owners, and others interested in the well-being of animals to prepare
for animal safety in the event of a disaster.
- Ready.gov: Department of Homeland
Security. Overview, Make a Kit, Make a Plan, Be Informed -
Biological Threat, Chemical Threat, Explosions, Nuclear Blast,
- Global Preparedness and Response Network: Topics
include Terrorism, Emerging Infectious Diseases, Chemical &
Materials Risks, Radiological Emergency
Animals and Emergencies