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Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles, since 1877

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Emergency Preparedness for Pets

The most important thing you can do to prepare for an emergency is create a disaster plan and practice it regularly. As you create a plan for yourself and your family, don’t forget your pets! spcaLA offers these tips to ensure your pets’ safety in the event of an emergency or natural disaster.

DART truck in front of a wildfire

spcaLA also recommends using the following checklist to prepare a “Pet Disaster Kit.”

Preparing for the worst may prevent the worst from happening.