Emergency Response

These emergency resource videos and fact sheets (see below videos) provide information for first responders to use when dealing with loose livestock or barn fire situations.

Emergency Video Series

This video series takes a look at the basics of handling farm animals in a calm manner, how to deal with loose livestock, tips for responding to accidents involving farm animals, and priorities in dealing with a livestock emergency.

Emergency Resource Fact Sheets

The following facts sheets contain information for first responders who are dealing with barn fires or motor vehicle accidents involving farm animals. Click on the images to access the full fact sheet.

Accident prevention Barn fires Dealing with aftermath of a barn fire Farm animals on the loose Motor vehicle accidents involving farm animals
















Other Resources

Perth East Fire Department has produced a video called ‘More at Stake than the Barn’ to increase awareness around barn fires and how to be proactive around your farm.

The following list of resources are provided by the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture Food & Rural Affairs.

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