February 2014

  • Avoid Stress During a Survival Situation

    Emergencies bring on stress. When you are stressed, you are prone to make bad decisions. When you are in a survival situations, bad decisions can actually be fatal. Fortunately, you can avoid stress by being prepared. That’s because most people stress over basic needs. If you are hungry, thirsty, hot or cold, you will feel stressed. That is why you must prepare a food and water supply ahead of time. You should also put proper attire in your bug out bag to ...

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    24
    pet insurance

    As a prepper, you work to avoid accidents and catastrophes. Still, everything is not under your control. Some things will happen, no matter how much you prepare. One of those things might be an injury or illness for your pet. This is actually common during emergency situations. Whether you leave your pet with a boarder or take him with you, he might become sick or injured, and you might have to pay a lot of money to get him healthy again. You can avoid this pro...

  • pet microchip

    If you have a pet, you will have to leave him at a boarding facility or take him with you during an emergency situation. Due to the nature of emergencies, there is a chance he will get separated from you or from the facility. If that happens, you can still be reunited with him, as long as he is microchipped. If you microchip your pet and someone finds him, the person can take him to the vet. Once there, the vet can scan your pet. Your information will come t...

  • water purification tablets

    You have lots of options for purifying water during an emergency situation. Once purified, you can safely drink it, knowing that the toxins have been removed. Chemicals are an excellent way to purify water. You have two main options when it comes to chemicals. You can use purification tablets or you can use your own chemicals. Purification Tablets You can purchase purification tablets that will take care of the chemical purification for y...

  • Feb
    14
    survival binder

    We would all like to think that we will remember everything we need to know in an emergency situation. While we will certainly remember a lot, there are things we might forget. With that in mind, it is a good idea to build a survival guide. This guide should contain everything you need for survival and should go in your bug out bag. What's In a Guide? You can include first aid informant, information on how to purify water, and info on gro...