LSU Emergency Animal Shelter

Disaster Response Manual
 

 

Site Map

Introduction

Preparation Phase

Preparation Primer

Operational Phase

Command Center    Operations    Planning    Logistics    Finance   

 

Command Center
Command center coordinator
Public information officer
Liaison officer
Safety officer
 

 Operations
Animal operations manager
    Adoptions and fostering
    Animal health issues
    Animal shipping
    Public health issues
Triage
Facility
Information technology
Webmaster
Security

 

Planning
Volunteers
Veterinarian and veterinary technician
     scheduling and assignments
Veterinary licensure issues
Partners and support organizations
 

Logistics
Supplies and Inventory

Finance

Completion Phase

 

Completion Phase
Closing operations
Disposition of supplies / equipment
De-briefing

 

The LSU Experience

The LSU Experience
Command center
Safety
Animal operations
Adoption
Animal health issues
Animal shipping
Public health issues summary
Public health considerations USPHS
Triage
Information technology
Security
Planning
Out of state veterinarian licensure - Louisiana Board of Veterinary Medicine
Veterinarian and veterinary technicians scheduling and assignment
Volunteers
Partners and support organizations
Supplies and inventory
Finances

Appendices 

  Forms, Protocols, and  Procedures
These documents may be copied and altered for other emergencies.
Individual documents are bookmarked for quick selection.
Flow Diagrams / Org. Charts
 

Incident Command Center Organizational Chart

Operations Organizational Chart

Volunteer Organizational Chart

Front Desk Flow Chart

Deployment of Remote Veterinary Volunteers

Animal Information Flow

Safety Office Flow Chart

Additional Docs

Animal Transport Regulations (Animal Welfare Act)
State Offices and Agencies of Emergency Management
State Veterinary Associations

A list of animal shelters can be found at the following websites:
www.aspca.org/findashelter
www.petfinder.com
 
Animal Welfare Act and other USDA Animal Care publications:
http://www.aphis.usda.gov/ac/publications.html
 
The Animal Care Regulations Part 3 Standards are of particular importance: http://www.aphis.usda.gov/ac/publications/AWR/PART3.HTML
 
 

 Vet Supply Sources  

 
Web Links   

 
Acknowledgments 

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