Important Links

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VDART partners with the following state and non-profit agencies:

State

Vermont Agency of Transportation’s online map center for local weather and driving conditions
www.vtransmaps.vermont.gov

ARC Find Your Local Chapter
www.redcross.org/find-your-local-chapter

New Hampshire Disaster Animal Response Team (NHDART)
www.newhampshiredart.org

Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets
www.agriculture.vermont.gov

Vermont Animal Control Association
https://www.facebook.com/VermontAnimalControl

Vermont Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
www.vem.vermont/gov/programs/cert

Vermont Department of Public Safety
www.dps.vermont.gov

Vermont Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security
www.vem.vermont.gov

Vermont Humane Federation
www.vermonthumane.org

Vermont Large Animal Technical Rescue Coalition
https://www.facebook.com/vtlatr

Vermont Veterinary Medical Association
www.vtvets.org

Pet Friendly Hotels in Vermont (download pdf)   please check with hotel before arriving with pets

 

These national organizations also provide vital resources for issues related to animals in disaster:

National

American Red Cross(ARC)
www.redcross.org

American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)
www.aspca.org

American Veterinary Medical Association
www.AVMA.org

Centers for Disease Control
www.cdc.gov

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
www.fema.gov

FEMA Independent Study Programs (includes required coursework for VDART)
www.training.fema.gov

Humane Society of the United States (HSUS)
www.humanesociety.org

HSUS Disaster training
www.humanesociety.org/academy

Ready
www.ready.gov

United States Department of Homeland Security
www.dhs.gov