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Articles on Animal Emergencies

This is a collection of articles on Animal Emergencies from JAAWS in relation to the studies of the human-animal relationship.  The Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science (JAAWS) is the leading peer-reviewed journal on the science of animal welfare for veterinarians, scientists and public policy makers. It presents articles and reports on practices that demonstrably enhance the welfare of wildlife, companion animals and animals used in research, agriculture and zoos. To read these articles, please join ASI as a scholar or professional member!

Langman, V. A., Ellifrit, N., Sime, D., Rowe, M., & Hogue, A. (2015). Testing refrigeration trucks for the emergency evacuation of companion animals. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science18(4), 398-403.

Decker, S. M., Lord, L. K., Walker, W. L., & Wittum, T. E. (2010). Emergency and disaster planning at Ohio animal shelters. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science13(1), 66-76.

Wittnich, C., & Belanger, M. (2008). How is animal welfare addressed in Canada’s emergency response plans?. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science11(2), 125-132.

Appleby, M. C., & Stokes, T. (2008). Why should we care about nonhuman animals during times of crisis?. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science11(2), 90-97.

Millman, S. T. (2008). Caring during crisis: Animal welfare during pandemics and natural disasters. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science11(2), 85-89.


Updated July 2019

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