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Animal Care Emergency Programs (ACEP)


Animal Care’s Emergency Programs envisions a nation working together to protect the public through ensuring the safety and well-being of animals during disasters.  Supporting animal safety and well-being during disasters is a significant factor in ensuring the safety and well-being of people.

Below are some useful external links on emergency management for pets and service animals in disasters.

American Red Cross

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

American Veterinary Medical Foundation

Department of Health and Human Services

Department of Homeland Security

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

National Alliance of State Animal and Agricultural Emergency Programs (NASAAEP)


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Last Modified: April 27, 2010

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