Training for first-responders on animal handling in crisis situations
Basic Animal Rescue Training (BART) First Responder Small Animal Preparedness and Safety and Response is a three hour course that provides training for first responders minimize response time, decrease refusal to evacuate rate, decrease reentry rates and minimize their risk when dealing with animals encounter4ed in large scale disasters as well as day-to-day emergencies.
Emergency planning for animals in disasters
The Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Association created a disaster preparedness document for dog and cat owners. To see this document and get more information from the Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Association, please go here
For a list of emergency animal hospitals in Oklahoma, please go here: