Animal Rescues At Some Stage In Hurricane Harvey

From Hawk To Horse: Animal Rescues During Hurricane HarveyEnlarge this image toggle caption Elaine Thompson/AP Elaine Thompson/APAs the full extent of the damage from Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Louisiana starts to become clear, many of us have been glued to coverage of urgent rescues, including of people’s pets.
For those of us able to make a donation to help human victims displaced by Hurricane Harvey, the idea of sending funds along also to animal rescue organizations is a good one.
The fire department of College Station, a city in Texas, posted this video of their rescue of a horse stranded by Harvey floodwaters.
Animals who might not come first into our minds as hurricane victims are impacted also.
She often writes about the cognition, emotion and welfare of animals, and about biological anthropology, human evolution and gender issues.

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