Category Archive: Emergency Preparedness

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Jan 28

Surviving Severe Wounds When There Is No Medical Help Available

     Great video for anyone that spends time outdoors. Weather hunting, hiking, camping or any other activities that may take you away from where medical care is quickly and easily available. Snare Man walks you through the different ways of dealing with severe wounds in the field. He tells how to call for a medevac …

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Jan 26

How to Build a 72 Hour Kit on a Budget

This simple outline of how to build a emergency preparedness 72 hour kit on a budget is just to get you started for preparing for a disaster.  Just because you may have limited funds does not mean you can not prepare, it just means you have to be more creative. The human body needs food …

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Jan 24

What Is In A Meal Ready To Eat MRE

Many people who are interested in emergency preparedness have asked what is in a meal ready to eat otherwise known as a MRE and what do they taste like. I have to say that the detailed review of the MRE’s is pretty accurate and documented through pictures. My husband and I have tried over 15 …

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Jan 11

How To Make A Swedish Fire Torch aka Canadian Candle

How To Make A Swedish Fire Torch aka Canadian Candle is a primitive skill that provides for heating, lighting, insect and predator deterrent, cooking and for a psychological sense of security in the wilderness. Steps to building a Swedish fire torch: Dig a fire pit one and a half from around the log and encircle …

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Jan 08

How to Build a Campfire On Snow

How to build a campfire on snow in needed primitive survival skill that could safe your life on a cold winter day.  Maybe you had a plan to venture out into the woods during winter or be chance an mechanical problem in a vehicle stopped you as you were just passing through. Staying warm can …

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Dec 27

List Of Pet Poisons And How To Safeguard Your Pet

    If you have four legged children you want to protect them and safeguard them from ingesting anything that may harm them. Here is a list of pet poisons, what problems they cause and their toxicity ranking. I think every one knows that you shouldn’t give chocolate to animals but did you know that grapes …

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