The flood in the Mississippi river basin, which covered the territory of eight US States, was due to prolonged rains and also powerful streams of water formed as a result of melting snow masses.
According to experts, the flood threatens to flood about 12 thousand square kilometers of farmland in Louisiana. The American humane society (HSUS) has made an appeal, shall take any animal affected by the floods.
“People, remember, if it’s dangerous for you, it’s dangerous for your Pets too,”says Lydia Setter, head of the Mississippi branch of society. This dog in the boat with his master photographer called Lucky, because she was lucky not to be abandoned in his house, like many other Pets.