Hurricane Harvey

WATCH: Hundreds Of Houston Animals Still Displaced After Harvey

Time is up. So, these pets are being taken in by shelters across the country


They had 30 days to be reunited with their families, or find new homes. But for hundreds of animals displaced after Hurricane Harvey… that didn’t happen.

Best Friends Animal Society, an animal advocacy group, had taken in animals rescued off the streets following the storm. They set up a temporary animal shelter inside NRG Arena.

But time is up, and the temporary holding area needs to close. So, these animals are being taken in by shelters across the country.


Tomeka Weatherspoon

Tomeka Weatherspoon

Senior Producer

Tomeka Weatherspoon is an Emmy-award winning producer. She produces segments, the weekly television program Arts InSight, the short film showcase The Territory and a forthcoming digital series on innovation. Originally from the Midwest, Tomeka studied convergence journalism from the world’s first journalism school at the University of Missouri. She has...

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