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Animals in Emergencies Short Course
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Animals in Emergencies Short Course

This course open to veterinarians and technicians. Hosted by the MVMA & MOVVC.

When: Saturday, June 24, 2017
9:00 AM
Where: State Emergency Management Agency
2302 Militia Drive
Jefferson City, Missouri  65101
United States

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Animals in Emergencies Short Course


Join us Saturday, June 24, 2017, in Jefferson City, Missouri at the SEMA headquarters from 9-3:30 for continuing education.  Topics include how rescuers work together, hazard recognition, animal sheltering and managing shelter outbreaks. We will cover how to use appropriate restraint and euthanize in the field.  The day will finish with a Large Animal Rescue Program demonstration.  


Animals in Emergencies Short Course

8:30-9:00 Registration/Check-in

9:00-9:10 Welcome & MOVVC Overview – Dr. Ashley French

9:10-9:30 Tour of State Emergency Operations floor and Control Room

9:30-10:00 Dr. Catherine Vogelweid

From her Emergency Response Course Topics can include how rescue professionals work together, hazard recognition and responder safety.

10:00-10:10 BREAK

10:10-11:00 Dr. Chuck Massengill, Dr. Bill Jones & Mr. Mike Perkins
PETS Act – Challenges and solutions to emergency sheltering of companion animals. Brief overview of managing respiratory outbreaks and how canine influenza affects sheltering responses.

11:00-11:10 BREAK

11:10-12:00 Dr. Paul Schiltz
Injuries in animal emergencies, a brief overview and first aid in the field. How to use appropriate chemical & physical restraint in the field. Euthanasia in disasters and emergencies.

12:00-1:00 Lunch Provided
Anne Kyle & Show Me Response Presentation

1:00-3:30 Mr. Chuck Leake & Dr. Bill Jones
Large Animal Rescue Program demonstration and education.
Trailers and Horse Models


This course is open to all veterinarians and registered veterinary technicians.



MISSION STATEMENT: MISSOURI VOLUNTEER VETERINARY CORPS The Mission of The Missouri Voluntary Veterinary Corps is to provide veterinarians and veterinary paraprofessionals as assets in support of government and non-government actions in response to the needs of animals and animal owners during disasters. 

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