Animals and natural disasters

Natural disasters are commonplace around the world, including Australia and animals alongside people are often also the victims of floods, fires, cyclones and storms. 

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For pets, horses and livestock, it's the owner's responsibility to do everything they can to ensure their animals are safe during an emergency and this includes preparing for any natural disasters. 

Preparation is key, and we have some helpful tips and checklists for you to consider when preparing to respond to a natural disaster in your area.  

Information for pet owners

It's important to be prepared for all types of natural disasters to ensure that our pets and we remain safe.

Resources for livestock and horse owners

It's important to be prepared for all types of natural disasters to ensure that our horses, livestock and we remain safe.