National Preparedness Month, observed each September since 2004, serves as a reminder that we must all take steps to prepare for emergencies. When disaster happens, we are the first ones in our communities to act before first responders arrive. It is important to prepare in advance to help yourself and your community.
Here are some great tips to help you and your family get ready:
Tip Sources (all from Ready.gov): https://www.ready.gov/september
Pets Disaster Plan Guide: https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1392389819026-75460345a2f4adcc5418a1da7cb25eef/2014_PrinterFriendly_PetOwners.pdf