British Animal Rescue &
Trauma Care Association

Working together to

improve welfare

Working together to
promote safer rescues

Working together to
protect livelihoods

Smokey Paws training launched by BARTA

Our Purpose

The key role of BARTA is to provide advice, direction, training and accreditation for those involved in the rescue and trauma care of animals, in order to maintain professional standards and competencies.

BARTA’s  primary objectives are to safeguard the public and emergency responders and to improve the welfare and viability of animals at emergency incidents.

Working Together…

Communities We Support

  • Rescue Services
  • Emergency Services
  • Disaster Planners
  • Veterinary Responders
  • Vet Techs
  • Veterinary Hospitals
  • Welfare Organisations
  • Strategic Planners
  • Show Organisers
  • Event Managers
  • Equine Owners
  • Livestock Keepers
  • Pet Owners
  • Hauliers
  • Military Mounted Regiments
  • Voluntary Organisations
  • Fire Risk Advisors

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If you want to get in touch about anything on our site, to find out more about what we do or ask an expert an animal rescue related question, we are happy to help.

Please use the form on the right to get in touch.

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