AKC Pet Disaster Emergency Exercise 2018-06-25T11:55:03+00:00
Tri City Emergency Sheltering Drill

HOW AN EMERGENCY EXERCISE WORKS

Special thanks to Tammy Miller, Tri City Animal Shelter Manager, of Cedar Hill, TX for organizing this sheltering drill in May 2018.

Tri City Emergency Sheltering Drill

STEP 1

Trailer arrives at sheltering site.

Tri City Emergency Sheltering Drill

STEP 2

Contents are unloaded – crates, bowls, cleaning ad administrative supplies, generator and more!

Tri City Emergency Sheltering Drill

STEP 3

Emergency shelter set up for the pets.

Tri City Emergency Sheltering Drill

STEP 4

Meanwhile, sheltering is also set up for people at the same site!

Tri City Emergency Sheltering Drill

STEP 5

People start to arrive with their “pets” and are checked into the sheltering site.

Tri City Emergency Sheltering Drill

STEP 6

Of course there are sheltering accommodations for cats, too.

Tri City Emergency Sheltering Drill

STEP 7

Pets are examined by veterinarian to ensure every pet’s health and well-being.

Tri City Emergency Sheltering Drill

STEP 8

Pets are safely sheltered and pet owners can visit, care for their pets while seeking shelter.

Tri City Emergency Sheltering Drill

STEP 9

Once drill is complete, contents are sanitized and reloaded and team is ready to respond when needed!