Mission Statement and Purpose
The purpose of the Clarion County Animal Reponse Team (CCART) is to provide a team of trained members to supprt preparedness, prevention, response and recovery for emergencies affecting animals. To act as a resource for the Clarion County Department of Public Safety and the Pennsylvania State Animal Response Team (PSART) when animals are involvedin emergencies. The goals of the CCART are coordinated with those of PSART and are as follows: To facilitate a prompt, effective response to any emergency affecting animals int the county of Clarion and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. To decrease the healthand safety threat to humans andd animals. To minimize the economic impact of emergencies affecting animals. To prevent or decrease the spread of disease and to minimize animal and human suffering during emergencies affecting animals. To educate the public on topics related to animals.
Penny Shearn, County CART Coordinator
P.O.Box 2 Turkey City,Pa. 16058