Cape Cod Disaster Animal Response Team

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Mission & Goals


Mission Statement
Our Mission is to EDUCATE the general public about disaster preparedness for companion animals and have TRAINED volunteers ready to RESPOND in times of disaster.



Our Goals

  • Train and certify volunteers to evacuate and shelter animals in a safe, approved shelter for as long as necessary.
  • Collaborate with local town and government agencies within Massachusetts and across the nation.
  • Provide and support safe, effective, training opportunities for agencies, non-profit organizations and individuals.
  • Host community education sessions featuring topics of interest concerning animal disaster preparedness, sheltering, and animal rescue response.
  • Communicate actions and activities on a regular basis via newsletters, flyers, seminars, email, website updates, and displays at public events.


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