18 Feb

Disaster Preparedness for Pets – Yappy Hour Pet Ed Seminar 2/23/14

Cindy Sanchez leads Preparedness Pet Ed Seminar“Are You Prepared With Your Pets When Disaster Strikes?” Friends of Hermon Dog Park sponsored a free Pet Education seminar at the Hermon Dog Park on February 23, 2014.

Two experts, Cynthia Sanchez, Red Cross Pet First Aid Instructor and Level 3 CERT trained, as well as Thea Martin, Pet Disaster Planning Instructor, provided hand-outs, emergency checklists and answers to your questions. Topics covered included: What to do if the shelters won’t take pets? How do we keep our pets safe? How to approach injured pets. What supplies are really needed? We had a drawing for prizes and the usual doggie snacks and information at our booth. Seating was provided by Councilmember Jose Huizar of CD-14.

Download the flyer here and check out photos on our FaceBook page.