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AVMA Veterinary  Disaster Preparedness Checklist and Resources

Creating a Disaster Plan for Clinics - Amy Breton

Ready.Gov  Preparedness Cost

Safety Bulletin Winter 2013

     How to be Financially Prepared for a Disaster.


Open for Business Toolkit



FEMA Business Protection


AVMA Emergency Planning Resources for Veterinary Practices – has links to AVMA Disaster Preparedness for Veterinary Practices Brochure, AVMA Emergency Preparedness and Response Guide and much more.

Lecture proceedings found on Veterinary Information Network (VIN) membership required:

Jerry J. Upp, DVM, Wayne E. Wingfield, MS, DVM, DACVS. (2011). Preparing Your Practice For A Natural Disaster. Paper presented at the International Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Symposium.


Gregory Rich, DVM. (2007). Disaster Planning in a Veterinary Clinic/Hospital. Paper presented at Western Veterinary Conference.


Amy N. Breton, CVT, VTS (ECC). (2010). Creating a Clinic Disaster Plan. Paper presented at the Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference.


Christine B. Navarre, DVM, MS, DACVIM.  (2012). Disaster Preparedness for Food Animal Practitioners and Producers. Paper presented at American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Conference.


Disaster preparedness bulletins for dairy, sheep, goat and horse producers.


Google search on “LSU Preparing your practice for a disaster” for more reminders.




CE Conference

CE Approval

MVMA Job Bank

Relief Veterinarian Information

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