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About PALS

PALS - (Pets and Livestock Services)

ESS - PALS is part of the provincial Emergency Social Services program.

GESS - PALS focus is on animal welfare, especially in the aftermath of a disaster or widespread emergency.

This includes establishing locations at ESS Reception Centres for pets and livestock.

Experienced volunteers will receive any pets and livestock and move them into a shelter where they will be cared for and, if necessary, provide emergency animal first aid.

ESS PALS also provides education and training for:

  • Preparedness for  safeguarding your animals
  • How to prepare a “Grab + Go” Kit
  • Handling and care of  traumatized animals
  • Search and rescue

General Preparedness Factsheets

 


Some of the GESS Team!
Emergency Preparedness Day
May 9, 2009

PALS at the Emergency Preparedness Day
PALS at the Emergency Preparedness Day
May 9, 2009

PALS at the Emergency Preparedness Day

 

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