Humane Society of the United States
Read all about the work of The HSUS’s Disaster Animal Response Teams in this unprecedented disaster..
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Read rescue diaries, get tips on pet emergency preparedness, and learn how to help care for animals displaced by Hurricane Katrina.
The Louisiana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Read incredible stories from rescue volunteers, see rescues in the photo gallery, and find out how you can help.
Animal Rescue New Orleans
Join Jane Garrison and other volunteers in their continued rescue efforts.
Best Friends Animal Society
Get the latest news on the rescue effort and find out about the ongoing need for rescuers.
Humane Society of Louisiana
Find out how you can help Katrina’s animal victims through this local organization.
Veterinary Medical Assistant Teams (VMAT)
VMAT provides veterinary medical treatment during disasters.
Audubon Zoo and Aquarium
Learn more about the zoo and aquarium.
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