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Our thoughts go out to everyone affected by the recent tornadoes in the Midwest.
The American Kennel Club and AKC Reunite are reaching out to AKC clubs and animal organizations in the area and stand ready to assist.
The AKC Reunite Canine Support and Relief Fund can provide resources, support and other assistance to not-for-profit animal shelters and similar not-for-profit organizations providing care for pets displaced as a result of natural or civil disasters like these tornadoes.
If you are aware of specific needs for disaster relief for companion animals in the area, please call 212-696-8228 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.