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All creatures safe and sound : the social landscape of pets in disasters

Author: Sarah E DeYoung; Ashley K Farmer; Leslie Irvine
Publisher: Philadelphia ; Rome ; Tokyo Temple University Press 2021
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"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"--.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah E DeYoung; Ashley K Farmer; Leslie Irvine
ISBN: 9781439919750 1439919755 9781439919743 1439919747
OCLC Number: 1277018257
Description: xii, 208 Seiten : Portraits (der Verfasserinnen auf dem Cover) ; 23 cm
Contents: Chapter 1. Raining Cats Dogs: Rumor Control and the PETS Act --
Chapter 2. Our Cats Are Our Keiki: Animal-Human Bonds during Disasters --
Chapter 3. "Trunking in South Beach:" The Darker Side of Pets and Animal Welfare in Disasters --
Chapter 4. #LostDog: Using Social Media for Reunification and Coalition Building --
Chapter 5. A Mile through Waist-Deep Water: Poverty, Privilege, and Pets in Disasters --
Chapter 6. The Orange Glow: Snap-Second Pet Evacuation Decisions during Disasters --
Chapter 7. Katrina to Maria: Fundraising, Event-Leveraging, and Key Organizational Strategies --
Chapter 8. Getting Ready: What Pet Owners Can Do to Be Prepared for a Disaster (Even on a Budget) --
Methods Appendix.
Responsibility: Sarah E. DeYoung and Ashley K. Farmer ; with a foreword by Leslie Irvine.

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"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"--.

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