Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin, Summer 2000, Vol. 11 No. 1-2

Animal Management in Disasters

This book for emergency management personnel and people in the animal care community is written by Sebastian Heath, VetMB, MPVM, who is perhaps the foremost authority on animal disaster management. In a crisp, clear, easy-to-read manner he presents information on animal management in natural and man-made disasters, such as hurricanes, tornadoes, heat and drought, wildfires, earthquakes, floods, winter storms, building fires, vehicular accidents, nuclear contamination, and hazardous spills.

The book is divided into 8 sections covering:

Numerous graphics and photos accompany the text and clearly illustrate the described procedures, equipment, and principles. The cost is $39.95. To order, call Mosby’s at toll-free: (800) 426-4545 (U.S. only), or e-mail: (ISBN: 155664411)

See related AWIC Bulletin articles:
Disaster Planning for Research and Laboratory Animal Facilities
Useful Web Sites for Disasters

This article appeared in the Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin, Volume 11, Number 1-2, Summer 2000

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