The best way to protect your household from the effects of a disaster is to have a disaster plan. If you are a pet owner, that plan must include your pets. Being prepared can save their lives.(1)
Cold Weather Pet Safety by the American Veterinary Medical Association, covers steps to take to keep a variety of different pets safe during winter weather.
Emergency Planning for Livestock and Pets- Cornell EDEN
(1) American Red Cross, "Prepare Your Home and Family > Pets" at http://www.redcross.org/prepare/location/home-family/pets accessed on 1/30/2014.
Last updated February 7, 2023