Documents Pertaining to Animal Welfare Available for Download

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Applications and License Forms

Brochures, Flyers and Handouts

  • Municipal Posting Chapter 721 (Word)
  • Municipal Posting Chapter 725 (PDF)
  • Copy of reproduceable handout on the Spay/Neuter Program (PDF)
  • Municipal Animal Control Best Practices (Word)

Manuals, Guides and Booklets

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Special Training Downloads

The following downloads are from the September 26th and 27th C.A.R.T. training held at the Black Bear Inn in Orono, Maine. These presentations are courtesy of the American Humane Association’s Red Star Rescue Services that provided the trainings in cooperation with Maine Emergency Management, American Red Cross, and Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry.

  • A. Disaster Sheltering for Companion Animals Jeff Eyre (PDF)
  • B. Incident Command System, Roles and Responsibilities (PowerPoint)
  • C. Site Selection (PDF)
  • D. Emergency Sheltering for Disaster (PDF)
  • E. Sheltering in a Natural Disaster (PDF)
  • F Co-Location Shelter (PDF)
  • G. Sheltering for a Seizure (PDF)
  • H. Zoonotic Diseases (PDF)