Rescuers search for abandoned pets after floods in eastern Canada force 10,000 people to evacuate

//Rescuers search for abandoned pets after floods in eastern Canada force 10,000 people to evacuate

Rescuers search for abandoned pets after floods in eastern Canada force 10,000 people to evacuate

More than 10,000 people have been evacuated from their homes in eastern Canada in recent days as spring floods broke record levels set in 2017, officials said on Monday, warning that it could take weeks for the waters to recede.Meanwhile an operation is under way to rescue pets from homes in the area that had to be abandoned during evacuations.Hardest hit was the town of Sainte-Marthe-sur-le-Lac, west of Montreal, where more than 6,000 people were forced to flee rising waters over the weekend…

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