Welcome to the online version of First Responder`s Guide To Animal Care Searching the Chapters To browse chapters by theme, enter a particular theme in the “Browse this resource” field and click the “Walk” button. Many of these lessons were discussed at disaster preparedness meetings. Transcripts from these meetings are only available to VIN members and VSPN members. However, everyone is cordially invited to explore first Responder`s Guide to Animal Care. Paul D. Pion, DVM, DipACVIM President – Co-Founder, Veterinary Information Network This manual provides first-hand practical information to anyone considering helping animals affected by natural or man-made disasters. This manual is based on the experience of california wildfires and Hurricane Katrina, as well as the recent devastation caused by flooding in the Midwest. First Responder`s Guide To Animal Care (2006, rev 2008) We hope you will find inspiration for yourself and your community for the next disaster.