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Rhode Island
Department of Environmental Management

Advice for animal owners
facing a disaster, such as a severe storm or emergency evacuation

Picture of storm cloud with lightning bolt

(e.g., at least 2-3 days before a hurricane arrives)
Where Can We Go?
Advice f
or pets
For livestock
For Horses
For birds and exotics
Pet Emergency Info Sheet
Equine Emergency Info Sheet

(e.g., within 1-2 days of predicted landfall of a hurricane)
Advice for pets
For livestock
For Horses
For birds and exotics

(e.g., after a hurricane has passed)
Advice for pets
For Horses
Template for a lost pet flyer
Tips on coping with a lost pet

Drawing of children viewing storm

Graphic image of dog and cat

Free brochures:

Prepare Pets for RI Emergency
Caring for Animals
Pets and Disaster Safety Checklist
Emergency Pet Preparedness
Saving the Whole Family
Disaster Preparedness Brochures

Help for Cities and Towns in Preparing for Emergency Animal Care (RI DEM)