To empower firefighters and other first responders to be prepared and equipped to address pets and livestock encountered in emergencies and disasters. BART serves to honor the human-animal bond and preserve human health, safety and well-being.
The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has approved both BART curriculums as state-sponsored courses. These BART courses fulfill the requirements of the Pets Evacuation and Transportation Standards (PETS) Act enacted by Congress in 2006. DHS approved BART courses set the national standard for the way pets and livestock are addressed in emergencies and disasters.
BART has received training requests from multiple states and is in the process of expanding its training program. Programs have already been established in Iowa and Oklahoma. In order to bring BART to your state, we need the support of First Responders, Charitable Foundations, and the viagra generique Veterinary Medical Profession.