Crew rescues dog stranded on porch, surrounded by rising Florence floodwaters

- While assisting communities affected by Hurricane Florence in North Carolina, members of PETA came to the rescue of a dog who became stranded on the porch on a Lumberton home.

Footage shows the dog pacing up and down the porch “with no way to escape the rising Hurricane Florence flood waters," the nonprofit tweeted.

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PETA said the team took the dog onto its boat and transported him to a safe staging center at a local police station. From there, the pup was reportedly taken to a local shelter.

Those interested in donating to PETA's Animal Emergency Fund, which helps support animals endangered by events like Hurricane Florence, see here.

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