AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help in Sacramento

Imagine the worst has happened: a catastrophic storm requires residents to evacuate their homes immediately, but the beloved family pet or service animal can’t be found. Or what if you want to leave ahead of time with your pet, but you’re not sure what shelters accept animals? What do you do? Leave and protect your personal safety, but leave your pet behind? Put yourself in harm’s way after a major disaster to find your animals? [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:14+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Relief, Trailers|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Trailer Donated to Delaware County

AKC Reunite and the Central Ohio Kennel Club purchased an AKC Pet Disaster Relief Trailer to be used for the support and protection of displaced pets and service animals in the event of a natural or manmade emergency or disaster. The trailer is stocked with essential supplies to house at least 65 pets immediately after a disaster is declared. It is wired for electricity to run off a generator and is well-lit for the safety [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:14+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Relief|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help for Pets in San Diego, California

Raleigh, NC — Local AKC dog clubs and AKC Pet Disaster Relief, a national program spearheaded by AKC Reunite that is dedicated to keeping pets and their owners safe in the aftermath of tornadoes, floods, wildfires and other natural or civil disasters, presented three trailers in the state of California to officials from the County of San Diego Department of Animal Services. "The AKC dog clubs in the San Diego area want to [...]

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AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help for Pets in New York City

Raleigh, NC — AKC Pet Disaster Relief, a national program spearheaded by AKC Reunite that is dedicated to keeping pets and their owners safe in the aftermath of tornadoes, floods, wildfires and other natural or civil disasters, presented its first emergency trailer in New York City to officials from the NYC Office of Emergency Management and the American Red Cross Greater New York Region in a ceremony held today at AKC Meet the Breeds®. [...]

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolling Out Help to Nassau County, NY

Local AKC dog clubs and AKC Pet Disaster Relief, a national program spearheaded by AKC Reunite that is dedicated to keeping pets and their owners safe in the aftermath of tornadoes, floods, wildfires and other natural or civil disasters, donated a life-saving pet disaster relief trailer to officials at the Nassau County Office of Emergency Management. The trailers house and deliver essential supplies such as fans, lighting and generators; cleaning supplies; maintenance items; and animal [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:14+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Relief|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help for Pets in Queen Anne’s County, Maryland

Pets in Queen Anne’s county will be a little safer now that the county has obtained an AKC Pet Disaster Relief trailer, an emergency trailer that helps create a safe, temporary home-base for at least 65 pets immediately after a disaster is declared. The trailer’s purchase was made possible by more than $22,000 in donations from Queen Anne’s county and the members of the local Talbot Kennel Club, as well as the American Shetland Sheepdog [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:14+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Relief|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolling Out Help to Atlanta, GA

Local AKC dog clubs and AKC Pet Disaster Relief, a national program spearheaded by AKC Reunite that is dedicated to keeping pets and their owners safe in the aftermath of tornadoes, floods, wildfires and other natural or civil disasters, donated a life-saving pet disaster relief trailer, the first of its kind in the state of Georgia, to officials at the Atlanta-Fulton Emergency Management Agency. The trailers house and deliver essential supplies such as fans, lighting [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:14+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Relief|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief One Year Anniversary

Today was a big day at AKC Reunite! In honor of Emergency Preparedness Month and the one-year anniversary of AKC Pet Disaster Relief, we donated 16 microchip scanners to pet disaster trailers (CAMETs) in North Carolina. Universal microchip scanners are a vital tool Emergency Management relies upon to identify and reunite pets. AKC Reunite CEO Tom Sharp presented the microchip scanners to North Carolina Emergency Management Director Mike Sprayberry today at our headquarters in Raleigh, [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:15+00:00 Categories: AKC, Donate, Pet Disaster|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help for Pets in Oklahoma

Raleigh, NC — AKC Pet Disaster Relief, a national program spearheaded by AKC Reunite and dedicated to keeping pets and their owners safe in the aftermath of tornadoes, floods, wildfires and other natural or civil disasters, just donated an AKC Pet Disaster Relief Trailer to McClain County, Oklahoma. Local AKC Kennel Clubs and the Oklahoma-based Onofrio Dog Shows presented an AKC Pet Disaster Relief trailer to officials from McClain County Emergency Management/McClain County Animal Response [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:15+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Trailers|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help for Pets in Calvert County, Maryland

Raleigh, NC — AKC Pet Disaster Relief, a national program spearheaded by AKC Reunite and dedicated to keeping pets and their owners safe in the aftermath of tornadoes, floods, wildfires and other natural or civil disasters, presented its third trailer in the state of Maryland to officials from Calvert County Sheriff’s Office Animal Control Unit. "This brand-new trailer will allow our agency to help pets by setting up an extensive emergency shelter during [...]