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Keepin’ It Real During A Blackout

During summer time, people start using their air conditioner like there’s no tomorrow, so you better get prepared and find out the Do’s and Don’t’s During a Blackout. First off, during prolonged power outages over 2 hours, make sure you … more »

Posted in In The News

Be an Energy-Saving Pro & Prevent Blackouts

The dog days of summer have yet to arrive but once they do, try to fight the temptation to crank the A/C.  Not only will your wallet thank you for exercising restraint, but you can also rest easy knowing that … more »

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Having A Pet Emergency?
There’s An App For That!

Whether you need first aid info for your pets or are preparing a pet emergency kit, the Red Cross can help with that.  Recently, Dr. Deborah Mandell helped develop and launch a Red Cross Pet First Aid mobile app.  So … more »

Posted in In The News, Pets Galore

Is Your Pet Ruff’n It This Summer?

Summertime and the living’s easy.  To make sure the summer heat doesn’t get the best of human’s best friend, be sure to avoid summer dangers that can keep a good pet down. Unlike humans, pets can only do so much … more »

Posted in In The News, Pets Galore

Preparing Makes Sense in
Indian Country

Indian Country consists of over 560 tribes in the United States and many of these tribes encounter different natural disasters.  Tribes in California may face wildfires or earthquakes but in any state, it is important that individuals and communities be prepared … more »

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