Ashe County has an Animal Response Team and Animal Response Plan to address animal issues and needs during disasters. The links below can provide additional information on Pets and Animals in disasters.

Animal Related Links:

Humane Society of the US

NC State Animal Response Team

NC Animal Rabies Control Association

NC Cattlemen’s Association

NC Cooperative Extension

NC Department of Agriculture

NC Veterinary Medical Association

Pet Safety


Ashe County Emergency Management Office Contact: 

Emergency Management Coordinator
Fax: 336.846.5523

Fire Marshall
Fax: 336.846.5523