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Disaster Planning and Emergency Preparedness Training Available

'Disaster Planning and Emergency Preparedness Manual'

Horses and animals are impacted by all forms of disaster

Learn what to do to protect yourself and your livestock

Equi-Health Canada is pleased to offer Disaster Planning & Emergency Preparedness to all horse owners, with 100% of all proceeds being donated to Ft. McMurray.

CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA, May 10, 2016 / -- Equi-Health Canada is the leader in Disaster Planning and Emergency Preparedness training.

Courses are geared for any horse or livestock operation, and are 100% hands on learning in a scenario-based training day covering:

Planning for success
Designating Evacuation Sites
Transportation Routes
72 Hour Plan
Horse and Livestock Behavior
Barn, Grass and Forest Fires
- causes, fire behavior,types of extinguishers, evacuation procedures, what to expect, being prepared
Barn and Shelter Collapse
Extreme Weather and Weather Disasters
- earthquake, tornado, hurricane, blizzard, hail, freezing rain, avalanche, landslide, extreme heat
Utility Outages - causes, being prepared
Equipment - supply list for first aid and preparedness

This training is being offered across Canada, and for the months of May and June, Equi-Health Canada will be donating back 100% of the course proceeds to support horse owners impacted by the Ft. McMurray wild fires.

Equi-Health Canada recommends that all livestock owners educate themselves in emergency preparedness.

Heather Davis
Equi-Health Canada
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