This paper describes a campaign developed by World Animal Protection designed to increase the level of preparedness of pet owners in Costa Rica. The campaign was implemented in 2012-2014 following a quantitative research study that determined the gaps in
Given animals' importance to people's psychosocial well-being and economic livelihood, World Animal Protection suggests that the Caribbean and other regions should rethink this risk management plans to include pets.
Having now become home to seven of the most costliest catastrophes in Canadian history (Morgan 2016), the Province of Alberta has the opportunity to become an international leader in emergency disaster management (EDM) protocols by incorporating the safe
New research has created a model that could provide information during a given storm about how many shelters are required and which ones should be transformed into a special needs or pet-friendly facility. The model will help ensure the evacuation of seniors who may not leave because of pets and special needs.