Hurricane Sandy Challenges Northeast Disaster Response

October 30, 2012

November 27: We've posted a new story outlining the next steps in the Best Friends response to Hurricane Sandy. You can read about it by clicking here.

November 1, 3:45 p.m. Best Friends Emergency Response Team leaders John Garcia and Ethan Gurney are on the ground in New Jersey.

Hurricane Update

Hurricane Sandy update

October 29, 2012

Best Friends assisting local rescue groups faced with protecting animals in harm’s way.

Dogs on top of car following Hurricane Katrina

Ready to Rumble

August 17, 2006

Solid plans are in place for the "just in case" scenario.

Ethan and Jeff helping after Hurricane Katrina

Remembrances of things past

May 13, 2010

Leading up to the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina on August 29, Best Friends reflects on the disaster and how it has changed forever the world of animal welfare.