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Portland Bureau of Emergency Management

Readiness. Response. Recovery.

Phone: 503-823-4375

Fax: 503-823-3903

TDD: 503-823-3947

Pet Preparedness

  • Pet Preparedness

    Resources from the Red Cross, Humane Society, FEMA, DoveLewis and ASPCA.

ASPCA Disaster Preparedness

Resources from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) on preparing pets for disaster.

DoveLewis Emergency Preparedness

Information from DoveLewis on how to prepare pets in advance of a disaster.

Humane Society

TIps from the Humane Society on how to keep pets safe in natural disasters and everyday emergencies.

Ready.gov Caring for Animals

Pet preparedness information from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Red Cross Pets

Planning tips from the American Red Cross for preparing pets for disaster.

Heartbleed Security Notice

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