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 Rolls Out Help in Missouri

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 Boone County, Missouri. The Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (OFA) presented the trailer to the Boone County Office of Emergency Management in a ceremony held the other day. "The [...]

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

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help for Pets in Kentucky

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 its first-ever trailer in the state of Kentucky. Members of the Lexington Kennel Club presented the trailer to officials from Lexington-Fayette Division of Emergency Management and the Lexington Humane Society in a ceremony held on May 17th, 2014 at the Lexington Humane Society’s 17th annual [...]

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

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help for Pets in 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, today donated its first-ever trailer in the state of Maryland. Members of the Northeastern Maryland Kennel Club presented the trailer to officials from Cecil County Department of Emergency Services in a ceremony at the Cecil County Administration Building. "This new trailer will allow us to [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:17+00:00 Categories: AKC, Canine Support, Donate, Pet Disaster, Relief|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help for Pets in Tennessee

Raleigh, NC — AKC Pet Disaster Relief, a national program dedicated to keeping pets and their owners safe in the aftermath of tornadoes, floods, wildfires and other natural or civil disasters, presented its first-ever trailer in the state of Tennessee to officials from Cleveland-Bradley County Emergency Management Agency today. "We want to help our local community be prepared to help people and their pets for any disaster and its aftermath" Nancy Pearl, Chattanooga Kennel Club Corresponding Secretary AKC [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:17+00:00 Categories: AKC, Canine Support, Donate, Pet Disaster, Relief, Trailers|

AENC 2013 Photos

Here are a few photos from our booth at the AKC Eukanuba National Championship. The event was a huge success and AKC Reunite and the American Kennel Club Pet Disaster Relief program was on full display. The first photo below is of Joyce Prapuolenis, Microchip Consultant; Stacy Mabe, Microchip Consultant and Dallas Harsa, Director of Sales and Business Development of AKC Reunite. They are all smiles at our AKC Reunite booth at the AENC. The [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:17+00:00 Categories: AKC, Pet Disaster, Relief, Trailers|

Tornado Assistance is Available from the AKC and AKC Reunite

Our thoughts go out to everyone affected by the recent tornadoes in the Midwest. The American Kennel Club and AKC Reunite are reaching out to AKC clubs and animal organizations in the area and stand ready to assist. The AKC Reunite Canine Support and Relief Fund can provide resources, support and other assistance to not-for-profit animal shelters and similar not-for-profit organizations providing care for pets displaced as a result of natural or civil disasters like these [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:17+00:00 Categories: AKC, Canine Support, Donate, Pet Disaster, Relief|

AKC Reunite Canine Support and Relief Fund Helps New Jersey Search and Rescue Organize Training Event

The Wall Street Journal chronicled some of the good our grants can do. With the funds provided by AKC Reunite Canine Support and Relief Fund, an intensive two-day training event was organized by the New Jersey Search and Rescue (NJSAR). Over 40 volunteer K9 teams from across the nation participated in the weekend of intensive water-search training. Read full article and watch video here.

2017-06-20T12:16:18+00:00 Categories: Canine Support, K-9, Relief|

Help Your Community’s Pets During Times of Disaster With an AKC Pet Disaster Relief Trailer

With the ever-increasing number of floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes and wildfires, AKC Reunite is helping communities across the nation prepare by mobilizing AKC Pet Disaster Relief. AKC Reunite, working in conjunction with AKC clubs, is raising funds to help supply stocked mobile AKC Pet Disaster Relief trailers that deliver essential, nonperishable necessities for sheltering pets when and where needed to local emergency management. The trailers provide animal care services during the first critical hours following [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:18+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Relief, Trailers|