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Prepare Your Pet for Emergencies

In the event of a fire, natural disaster, or terrorist attack, you and your pets' survival depend on your preparation. Resources from these organizations can help you plan ahead for your pets in the case of an emergency.

NYC Emergency Management / Ready New York

American Red Cross

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Humane Society of the United States (HSUS)



Pet First Aid

Cat & Dog First Aid Online Training

by American Red Cross

Basic Emergency First Aid for Pets


Auto Safety & Pets

How to Keep You and Your Pet Safe in an Auto Emergency