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Emergency help for animals

The emergency help for animals is providing a direct and immediate response to wild and domestic animals when natural and human induced hazards affect a community. In many cases animals are an important asset of economies, natural resources and are relevant actors in the life of human beings.

Recommended readings:

The development of the veterinary service and animal care annex to the Indiana state emergency operations plan.
http://www.crid.or.cr/digitalizacion/pdf/eng/doc14248/doc14248.htm

Emergency animal disease preparedness plan : Manual for Jamaica.
http://www.crid.or.cr/digitalizacion/pdf/eng/doc3942/doc3942.htm

Principles for assessing toxic effects in animals.
http://www.crid.or.cr/digitalizacion/pdf/eng/doc10210/doc10210.htm

International Fund for Animal Welfare
http://www.ifaw.org/ifaw_united_states/


Novedades la Sociedad Mundial para la Protección Animal (WSPA).
http://www.eird.org/esp/rincon-lectura/novedades-wspa.pdf

WSPA despliega ayuda en Cuba.

http://www.eird.org/esp/rincon-lectura/wspa-en-cuba.pdf

Los animales durante los desastres ¿Por qué ocuparse de ellos?
http://www.eird.org/esp/rincon-lectura/wspa-desastres.pdf

WSPA y el manejo de desastres.
http://www.eird.org/esp/rincon-lectura/dm-2008.pdf

 


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