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Burlington County




Mission Statement:  The CART provides public outreach on animal disaster preparedness, and assists with animal emergency rescue and sheltering when first-responders are overwhelmed. We are deployed by the Burlington County Office of Emergency Management.

Burlington County CART Contact:
CART Director
Elaine Sullivan

Burlington County OEM Contact:
Kevin Shoppas
PO Box 60001 Academy Drive
Westhampton, NJ 08060
Phone: 609-518-7200

Deputy OEM Coordinators
Wayne Comegno
Justin Wright

To Volunteer: 

E-mail us at  All are welcome; we need volunteers with all types of backgrounds & skills. Volunteers must take CERT training first and additional animal-specific courses later.  CERT training is provided for free by the Burlington County OEM.

Additional information on CERT may be found on the Burlington County webpage:


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