Pet and animal rescue efforts continue as Harvey drenches Texas

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(CBS) – The devastation being caused by Hurricane and Tropical Storm Harvey is hard to fathom. Emergency crews are working around the clock to rescue stranded people wherever they can find them. There are also people rescuing pets that have been left behind by fleeing owners and wild animals that being flooded out of their habitats. CBS’s Weijia Jiang is at the Texas Sea Life Center with a look at how sea turtles and other animals are being cared for.
If you’d like to make a donation to support animal rescues you might consider one of the groups listed below:

Austin Pets Alive:


SPCA: Amazon Wish List:


Houston Humane Society:

Humane Society of US:

San Antonio Humane Society:

City of San Antonio Animal Care Services:

Wings of Rescue:

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