Pet Parents, Are You Prepared for an Emergency? Hurricane Harvey’s unprecedented flooding caused devastation for countless people and their pets. It reminded us all that disaster can strike at any time, and that it’s important to be ready for action at a moment’s notice. But have you considered what to do with your pet? Sign our pledge to plan for your pet’s safety, then download the ASPCA App for essential tips and a complete checklist of steps to take before, during and after a disaster.