INCLUDE YOUR PETS IN YOUR DISASTER PLANNING
For information on including pets in disaster planning, visit these sites:
Alaska Division of Emergency Management
American Red Cross
American Veterinary Medical Association
Humane Society of the United States
Disaster Preparedness Information - Noah's Wish
American Kennel Club
Evacuation and Transportation Standards Act of 2006
is now Public Law 109-308. The PETS Act was sponsored by Senator Ted Stevens.
This law requires
state and local disaster plans to include provisions for
care of pets and service animals and disaster victims with
pets and service animals. Click
to view a copy of the law.