Providing or sponsoring training in Emergency Animal Sheltering and other disaster-related topics to interested volunteers.




Develop and support a network of Regional Disaster Animal Response Teams across the state to assist local communities with their pet sheltering needs following a disaster.


Sheltering Procedures


Providing standard operating procedures and standardized forms for local and regional emergency pet sheltering needs.



Find information on upcoming state and regional training opportunities and conferences on animal rescue and disaster response.


No need to reinvent the wheel! Here you will find template shelter operating procedures, other important forms and links to other organizations and partners that are here to help.


If you have a passion for animals and want to help, click here to learn about NHDART volunteer opportunities and requirements.


Please consider supporting NHDART.  Your donations will be used to provide essential equipment to regional teams and trainings for volunteers and first responders.