“People are holding up great,” Dockens said, adding that crews were working to restore power and residents were clearing the roads.
However, Gulf Coast residents and their pets are not completely out of trouble yet. Hurricane Harvey, that was at one point a Category 4 storm, dumped up to 15 inches of rain and had sustained winds of over 130 mph, causing substantial damage across a swath of Texas. Heavy rains will also be expected to continue for the next few days.
This dog is walking around Sinton TX carrying a entire bag of dog food with him. LOL #refugeePSA: Owner is found. He is not a stray he just got out on his street.Dogs name is Otis.
Shelters and Rescue groups have opened their doors to all animals that have been left behind or displaced by the storm. For more information about the best way best to help lost or distressed animals from the Gulf Coast area, contact the SPCA of Texas, Dallas Animal Services, Austin Pets Alive! or the San Antonio Humane Society.