The United States of America has seen a rough start to the hurricane season this year. We’ve already seen some dramatic rescues which have taken place. People band together to help rescue their neighbors as well as total strangers. Thousands of people have been displaced from their homes, but what about their beloved pets? Sadly, many passed away in the recent catastrophic storm events, but we’ve also seen some dramatic cat rescues, captured on video and picture.
Here are 20 amazing cat rescue stories from hurricanes.
1. Cats rescue during hurricane Harvey devastation of Houston, Texas in 2017
“Cats rescued from Houston-area home as citizens across Texas step in to assist emergency crews with rescues.” This picture says it all. The cat that has been housed in this cage joins the other victims of the fury of hurricane Harvey. The displaced cat was rescued by a group of good samaritans who combed through the rubble of the heavily flooded Houston area in search of animals who became stranded and in peril of harm as waters flowed through what was once streets and alley ways. Full story at ABC