• Home
  • Animals in Disasters

Animals in Disasters

Animals in Disasters
  • Author : Dick Green
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 30 January 2019
  • ISBN : 0128139250
  • Pages : 275 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
GET THIS BOOKAnimals in Disasters

Summary:
Animals in Disasters is a comprehensive book on animal rescue written by Dr. Dick Green who shares his experiences, best practices and lessons learned from well over 125 domestic and international disasters. It provides a step-by-step process for communities and states to more effectively address animal issues and enhance their animal response capabilities. Sections include an overview of the history of animal rescue, where we are today, and the steps needed to better prepare for tomorrow. This how-to book for emergency managers who want to develop programs, craft policy, and build response capability/capacity is an ideal companion to their work. Clearly identifies the components of building a resilient community Introduces the Community Preparedness Checklist Helps readers develop and deliver effective animal response training


Animals in Disasters

Animals in Disasters
  • Author : Dick Green
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 30 January 2019
GET THIS BOOKAnimals in Disasters

Animals in Disasters is a comprehensive book on animal rescue written by Dr. Dick Green who shares his experiences, best practices and lessons learned from well over 125 domestic and international disasters. It provides a step-by-step process for communities and states to more effectively address animal issues and enhance their animal response capabilities. Sections include an overview of the history of animal rescue, where we are today, and the steps needed to better prepare for tomorrow. This how-to book for emergency


Animal Management and Welfare in Natural Disasters

Animal Management and Welfare in Natural Disasters
  • Author : James Sawyer,Gerardo Huertas
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 04 July 2018
GET THIS BOOKAnimal Management and Welfare in Natural Disasters

The devastating impacts of natural disasters not only directly affect humans and infrastructure, but also animals, which may be crucial to the livelihoods of many people. This book considers the needs of animals in the aftermath of disasters and explains the importance of looking to their welfare in extreme events. The authors explore how animals are affected by specific disaster types, what their emergency and subsequent welfare needs are and the appropriate interventions. They describe the key benefits of management



Filling the Ark

Filling the Ark
  • Author : Leslie Irvine
  • Publisher : Temple University Press
  • Release : 28 May 2009
GET THIS BOOKFilling the Ark

When disasters strike, people are not the only victims. Hurricane Katrina raised public attention about how disasters affect dogs, cats, and other animals considered members of the human family. In this short but powerful book, noted sociologist Leslie Irvine goes beyond Katrina to examine how disasters like oil spills, fires, and other calamities affect various animal populations—on factory farms, in research facilities, and in the wild. Filling the Ark argues that humans cause most of the risks faced by


Animal Management in Disasters

Animal Management in Disasters
  • Author : Sebastian E. Heath
  • Publisher : Year Book Medical Pub
  • Release : 01 January 1999
GET THIS BOOKAnimal Management in Disasters

When disaster strikes, be prepared with ANIMAL MANAGEMENT IN DISASTERS. This valuable resource contains critical information on animal management in natural and man-made disasters. Using hundreds of helpful illustrations and tables, the book shows procedures and the proper use of equipment. Topics include agency and individual response to various types of disasters; agencies for disaster response; resources available for animal management in disasters; medical management; stress management; animals used in human rescue, equipment for animal rescue; and triage. This valuable


Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of the Academic Biomedical Research Community

Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of the Academic Biomedical Research Community
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Health and Medicine Division,Institute for Laboratory Animal Research,Board on Earth Sciences and Resources,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Committee on Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of Academic Research Communities
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 20 November 2017
GET THIS BOOKStrengthening the Disaster Resilience of the Academic Biomedical Research Community

The academic biomedical research community is a hub of employment, economic productivity, and scientific progress. Academic research institutions are drivers of economic development in their local and state economies and, by extension, the national economy. Beyond the economic input that the academic biomedical research community both receives and provides, it generates knowledge that in turn affects society in myriad ways. The United States has experienced and continues to face the threat of disasters, and, like all entities, the academic biomedical





Disaster Medicine

Disaster Medicine
  • Author : Gregory R. Ciottone
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 05 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKDisaster Medicine

Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Gregory Ciottone, and Associate Editors, Dr. Philip D. Anderson, Dr. Erik Auf Der Heide, Dr. Robert G. Darling, Dr. Irving Jacoby, Dr. Eric Noji, and Dr. Selim Suner, recognized worldwide as authorities in the field, bring you this brand-new reference, which offers comprehensive yet succinct guidance on the preparation, assessment, and management of a full range of disasters, both natural and man-made (including terrorist attacks and the threat of biological warfare). More than 200 contributors carefully outline the basics



All Creatures Safe and Sound

All Creatures Safe and Sound
  • Author : Sarah E. DeYoung,Ashley K. Farmer
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 25 June 2021
GET THIS BOOKAll Creatures Safe and Sound

"This book uses interview data from public officials tasked with planning and executing preparation and response to natural disasters to analyze how pets, livestock, and other companion animals complicate disaster preparedness. Because many families view animal welfare as a priority, evacuation and sheltering preparations and responses must account for animals"--


Biological and Environmental Hazards, Risks, and Disasters

Biological and Environmental Hazards, Risks, and Disasters
  • Author : Ramesh Sivanpillai
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 17 November 2015
GET THIS BOOKBiological and Environmental Hazards, Risks, and Disasters

Biological and Environmental Hazards, Risks, and Disasters provides an integrated look at major impacts to the Earth’s biosphere. Many of these are caused by diseases, algal blooms, insects, animals, species extinction, deforestation, land degradation, and comet and asteroid strikes that have important implications for humans. This volume, from Elsevier’s Hazards and Disasters Series, provides an in-depth view of threats, ranging from microscopic organisms to celestial objects. Perspectives from both natural and social sciences provide an in-depth understanding of


Disasters and Vulnerable Populations

Disasters and Vulnerable Populations
  • Author : Lisa R. Baker, PhD, LCSW
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release : 26 August 2014
GET THIS BOOKDisasters and Vulnerable Populations

Offers the most current, evidence-based information for helping specific populations affected by disasters Vulnerable populations such as children, older adults, and people with disabilities are disproportionately affected by large-scale disasters. This hands-on resource for students and professionals in social work, counseling, nursing, and mental health encompasses the best and most current evidence-based interventions for effectively responding to the needs of vulnerable populations following disasters. Using an all-hazards perspective, the book also provides a dedicated section containing population-specific personal preparedness considerations


Responses to Disasters and Climate Change

Responses to Disasters and Climate Change
  • Author : Michele Companion,Miriam S. Chaiken
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 30 November 2016
GET THIS BOOKResponses to Disasters and Climate Change

As the global climate shifts, communities are faced with a myriad of mitigation and adaptation challenges. These highlight the political, cultural, economic, social, and physical vulnerability of social groups, communities, families, and individuals. They also foster resilience and creative responses. Research in hazard management, humanitarian response, food security programming, and other areas seeks to identify and understand factors that create vulnerability and strategies that enhance resilience at all levels of social organization. This book uses case studies from around the