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Volunteer Training a Success

Code 3 hosted a technical rope rescue training for volunteers, disaster responders, and local law enforcement in Lenexa, KS on Oct. 27th/28th. The training reviewed and taught standard operations and technician level rope skills to help keep field skills proficient. Code 3 Director of Disaster Response Eric Thompson lead the class and challenged participants toContinue Reading

Code 3 Responds in Our Own Backyard

Code 3 Associates responds all over the country, and we are always ready to help with rescuing animals in communities that have been impacted by natural disasters. Just a few short weeks ago we were again asked to respond and help – this time we did not have to travel very far, in fact itContinue Reading

Our Sincerest Thanks to

Our Sincerest Thanks to Many thanks to for their generous grant to Code 3 to keep us rolling and able to pay it forward to the animals and their human families. It is through their charitable support, and the support from other organizations and individuals, that keeps us taking care of animals in disasters andContinue Reading

Oklahoma Mission Comes to a Close

It’s been over two weeks since communities in Oklahoma were struck with an EF-5 tornado causing wide spread damage and loss.  Most of the nation watched the storm, televised on the Weather Channel, as Moore, OK was hit.  Within the 40 minutes of disbelief that we were witnessing the loss of human and animal lifeContinue Reading

A Heartfelt Thank You to Tony Stewart and Stewart-Haas Racing

Many, many thanks to Tony Stewart and Stewart-Haas Racing for their support of Code 3′s relief efforts in Oklahoma. This weekend, look for the No. 14 Code 3 Associates “Helping Oklahoma”/Mobil 1 Chevrolet SS fielded by Stewart-Haas Racing that Tony Stewart will drive during the FedEx 400 race at Dover (Del.) International Speedway. (Photo Credit:Continue Reading

Many Thanks to PetSmart Charities

  A Code 3 field operations team, including Eric Thompson and Angela Cornelison, left Kansas this morning heading for Moore, OK. Their trip included a stop at a PetSmart store in Tulsa, OK where local stores had collected crates for the animals housed at the temporary shelter. Many thanks to PetSmart Charities for their donation,Continue Reading

Code 3 Team Helping Animals at the Temporary Shelter

A Code 3 team is on its way to Oklahoma to support the efforts of the American Humane Association (AHA) and Moore, OK Animal Control. They are helping at the temporary animal shelter at the Cleveland County Fairgrounds in Norman, OK. Cooperative efforts between Code 3, the Kansas State Animal Response Team (KSSART), the SedgewickContinue Reading

BART – An Integral Part of Reuniting People and Their Pets

Code 3 Associate’s BART is set up at the OK Humane Society in Oklahoma City, OK, where we continue to support OK Humane and the ASPCA in their reunitfication efforts. Our Big Animal Rescue Truck is currently serving as place for people to reunite with their pets whom they were separated from in the tornado.Continue Reading

Code 3 is Working with National Partners in Moore, OK

ASPCA, IFAW, Code 3 Associates, RedRover & SAWA Assist Central OK Humane Society in Caring for Animals Displaced by Violent Tornado in Moore, Okla. The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), at the request of Central Oklahoma Humane Society (OK Humane) in Oklahoma City, Okla., has dispatched its disaster responseContinue Reading

Code 3 Prepares to Help in Moore, OK

Code 3 Associates is making plans to assist in Moore, OK. BART, our Big Animal Rescue Truck, is staged a few hours away from Moore, OK awaiting deployment orders to assist. Pierrette J. Shields from the Longmont Times-Call was at Code 3 headquarters as BART got on the road yesterday. Longmont-based animal rescue group heads out toContinue Reading