Photos and Presenters from RRD 2014 & 2016

Thank You to our Ranch Readiness Day 2014 & 2016 Presenters

Jeff Smith, DVM, Middletown Animal Hospital
"Summer of '15: Lessons Learned"
Valuable first-hand experiences of the vet and his family and staff, on the front line for their devastated community.

Michael Payne, Ph.D, DVM, Firefighter 
"Watch What Happens!! Wildfire on the Ranch"
Real-time footage of Wildland Strike Team defending a ranch, taught by a large animal vet/horseman/firefighter.

Grazyne Tresoldi, DVM, Ph.D. 
"We Saved the Animals: Now What?"
Managing health during high-stress conditions

Patricia Andrade, DVM, MPVM & Jori Vasgarrd, RVT 
Live Demonstration: "Equine Microchipping"

John and Deb Fox, Large Animal Rescue Company; Lori Finch, John Maretti, Norm Rosene, North Valley Animal Disaster Group (NVADG)
Demonstration: Animal Technical Rescue Team responding to a scenario involving a trailer with a down horse.

John Madigan, DVM; Eric Davis, DVM; Claudia Sonder, DVM, UCD Center for Equine Health
UC Davis School of Veterinarian Medicine
Equine Rescue Demonstration

CAL Fire
Barn and Ranch Safety and Fire Suppresion

Community Leaders Forum
Featuring: Emergency Managers, Law Enforcement, Supervisor Susan Gorin, State and Local Representatives

Thank you to all our RRD 2016 Participants!

Your support, contributions, and community involvement are invaluable and inspiring. You make it happen!

American Red Cross

Atwood Ranch

Back Country Horseman

CAL FIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit

California Highway Patrol

Care for Disabled Animals, (CDA Products)

Central Fire Authority

Central Fire Protection District

Equi-Ed Therapeutic Riding Program


Giant Steps Therapeutic Riding Center

Green Dog Rescue

Holly Hansen PR

Horses and Other Voices


Jan Loewen, Insurance Agent/Broker

Kay Hamilton, Author – Three Corner Rustlers

Kenwood Fire Protection District Explorers

Large Animal Rescue Company

Letitia Sanders, Author – Horses & Other Voices

Lisa Thomas Premier Country Estates

Marin Humane Society

Melania Mahoney Photography

Microchip ID Equine

Middletown Animal Hospital

New Wave Therapy

North Valley Animal Disaster Group (NVDAG)

North Bay Unit Back Country Horsemen

Petaluma Animal Services

Pets Lifeline


Premier Country Estates

Red Cross of Sonoma County

Shone Farm

Sonoma County Animal Services

Sonoma County Horse Council

Sonoma County Sheriff's Department

Sonoma Land Trust

SRJC Equine Program

Sub Zero

Supervisor Shirlee Zane

Thomas Hughes Video

Transcendence Theater Company

Tri-Tip Trolley

UC Davis International Animal Welfare Training
Institute (IAWTI) 

UCD School of Veterinary Medicine (UCD SVM)

UCD SVM Center for Equine Health (CEH)

Western Institute for Food Safety and Security (WIFSS)

Word Mice

Worth Our Weight

Big Thank You!

2016 Production Partners

Indigo Live! Multi Media & AV

SRJC Shone Farm Winemaker & Facility Manager, Chris

Tips TriTip Trolley

SubZero Ice Cream & Yogurt

Worth Our Weight Culinary Apprentice Program

Julie Atwood Events

Holly Hansen Public Relations


Flight LLC, Print & Web Design 

Copy Store & More, Sonoma

Pangea Silkscreen & Embroidery

The Local LAR Groups, EMS, Fire, Rescue & Vet Mentors

John & Deb Fox

Jim Green, British Animal Rescue & Trauma Authority

Joe Gear, CAL Fire Training Authority, USAR

Dr. John Madigan

Dr. Eric Davis

Dr. John Wade

Tracey Stevens

Julie Atwood Events Team & Resources

Annika Gustafsson, Event Associate

Chris Wills, Shone Farm & Winery

Copy Store & More, Sonoma

FastSigns, Santa Rosa

Flight LLC, Print & Web Design

Holly Hansen Public Relations

Indigo Live

Kenwood FPD Explorers

LaTavola Fine Linens

Maxine Freitas & Steph Koch - SRJC

Equine Education Program

Molly & Kevin Ogle

Shilo Porter, HALTER Director of Communications

SRJC Shone Farm


Windsor Fire Logo
Graton Fire Rescue Logo
Calistoga Fire Department Logo
Glen Ellen Fire District Logo