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The news reports on Hurricane Harvey are so terrible! We just wanted to say that all of you in south Texas and Louisiana are in our thoughts right now. We hope you are all safe and well, away from the terrible storm damage. Drop us a line and check in so we know you’re OK, if you get a chance. xoxo
16 September 2015
Paws are crossed for all. Scary stuff!
Momma to the world's most beautiful American Bulldog, Izzy!! Lost her front leg to OSA 9/18/15. Diagnosed w MCT in June 2016. Celebrated her 1 year ampuversary with knee surgery on 9/18/16! MCT recurrence in Dec 2016. Happy & hungry til nearly 14, earning her wings on 7/31/17.
There are so many people and their pets affected by this tragedy. It especially hits home with Admin, Wyatt and I because our home mailing address is just 50 miles north of Houston. We aren’t there now, but many of our friends who live in their RVs and travel like us are in the area and enduring the flooding.
Meanwhile hundreds of animals who were already in Texas shelters waiting to be adopted are now being shipped out to other states to make room for those displaced by the hurricane. If you would like to help defray the costs, the Humane Society of the United States has information and a list of trustworthy organizations taking donations:
Thanks Rene! And the fact that you know people personally and have stayed in an area so close to the devastation….so tragic!
Soooo many humans, pets and animals of all species…..the thought of how all will be affected is just sickening.
Pit Bulls and Paroless…..arentw they located in Louisiana too?
Happy Hannah had a glorious additional bonus time of over one yr & two months after amp for osteo! She made me laugh everyday! Joined April's Angels after send off meal of steak, ice cream, M&Ms & deer poop!
25 April 2007