Additional Resources

American Red Cross Prepare for Pet Emergencies

American Veterinary Medical Association’s guide to emergency preparedness and response

DEC’s List of Wildlife Rehabilitators

North Country Wild Care

​​How to Perform the Heimlich Maneuver on a Dog: Pet MD’s Instructions

How to Perform the Heimlich Maneuver on a Cat: PET MD’s Instructions

How to Perform CPR on a Cat: PetMD’s Instructions

How to Perform CPR on a Dog: PetMD’s Instructions

What You Need to Know About Evacuating With Your Dog

In the aftermath of the Camp Fire which destroyed Paradise, California in November 2018, Nancy Kerns, the editor of Whole Dog Journal, wrote several blog posts dealing with the experience of volunteering at an emergency animal shelter:

Camp Fire: Dispatch from a Disaster Area

https://www.whole-dog-journal.com/blog/Camp-Fire-Dispatch-from-a-Disaster-Area-21950-1.html

Camp Fire: Notes from a Disaster Zone, Part Two

https://www.whole-dog-journal.com/blog/Camp-Fire-Notes-from-a-Disaster-Zone-Part-Two-21960-1.html

Camp Fire: More Notes from a Disaster Area

https://www.whole-dog-journal.com/blog/Camp-Fire-More-Notes-from-a-Disaster-Area-21963-1.html

Lessons From the Camp Fire Aftermath

https://www.whole-dog-journal.com/blog/Whats-Left-of-Camp-Fire-21979-1.html

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