Emergency Planning
for Pets

Too often, family pets are overlooked during disaster planning. Here’s what you need to consider to protect your pets during a disaster. 

When you’re making your emergency preparations, you’ll need to take into account the number and types of pets you’re planning for:

Just like their owners, pets have special needs that must be addressed when you create your preparedness plan:

Emergency situations often require families to leave home and relocate to shelters, other cities, or even out of state. Your disaster preparedness plans need to include how you will move your animals with your family:

Before you can commit to a plan, you have to make sure all the pieces are in place.