Emergency Operating Procedures

In the event of an emergency, we will make every effort to care for your animals and home. We ask that you assist us by maintaining adequate quantities food and supplies for your pets, have the necessary equipment readily accessible should we need to transport your pet. Always provide us with your current contact information while you're away. Make sure your designated emergency contact names and contact information is up-to-date.

INCLEMENT WEATHER
(Ice, Sleet, Snow)

Active Clients (Service in Progress)

  1. Every effort will be made to drive safely to your home.
  2. The pet sitting service schedule may be changed, interrupted, or altered due to circumstances.
  3. If it is not possible to drive safely to your home, your emergency contact will be notified.
  4. You will be notified that the contingency plan has been activated.

Pending Clients (Service Has Not Yet Begun)

  1. Please check with a staff member of Pets Arc People Too! LLC prior to departure to discuss options.
  2. If necessary, your emergency contact will initiate service, and Pets Are People Too! LLC will complete service as driving conditions improve.

NATURAL & MAN MADE DISASTERS
(Hurricanes, Floods, Chemical Spills, etc)

Active Clients (Service in Progress)

  1. You will be notified that a disaster has occurred. Carry a Pets Art People Too! LLC business card with you so that you have quick reference — a continuously updated message will be on the Pets Are People Too! LLC voice mail system.
  2. Your pets and home will be checked as soon as possible. If road conditions are hazardous, your emergency contact will be notified. You will be notified of any damage to your property.
  3. The service schedule may be changed, interrupted,, or altered due to circumstances.
  4. If necessary, please return home as soon as possible. Contact a staff member of Pets Are People Too! LLC upon your arrival home.

Pending Clients (Service Has Not Yet Begun)

  1. Please check with Pets Are People Too! LLC prior to departure to discuss options.
  2. Pets and homes for, clients who are presently not in service will not be checked.

 

PERSONAL EMERGENCY
(Accident, Illness, Death)

Active Clients (Service in Progress)

  1. A Pets Are People Too! LLC staff member will make every effort to provide scheduled service as agreed.
  2. The service schedule may be changed, interrupted, or altered due to circumstances.
  3. If necessary, your emergency contact will be notified to assist in providing service.
  4. Depending on circumstances, Pets Are People Too! LLC will resume service as soon as possible.
  5. You will be notified by a Pets Are People Too! LLC staff member that the contingency plan has been activated.

Pending Clients (Service Has Not Yet Begun)

  1. A Pets Are People Too! LLC staff member will contact you to discuss options. If all Pets Are People Too! LLC staff members are unable to provide you with scheduled service, please make other plans and confirm any changes with Pets Are People Tool LLC.
  2. Depending upon the circumstances, Pets Are People Too! LLC will provide services as soon as possible.

Reviewed: 4/3/2006