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Federal Ban Leaves Thousands of Pets Behind in Puerto Rico


Animals  (tags: pets, disasters, emergencies, bans, family, families, FEMA )

Freya
- 57 days ago - msn.com
As if making a major life-changing decision of escaping the island after Hurricane Maria was not enough, Puerto Ricans were asked to leave their pets behind due to an ongoing restriction enforced by federal authorities.



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JL A (282)
Thursday October 19, 2017, 9:23 am
Given that animal comfort after such traumatic experiences is even more needed and that we accept animals from foreign countries (as long as related quarantines required are done) this amounts to illegal discrimination on PR people--thanks for letting us know Freya
 

Sue H (7)
Thursday October 19, 2017, 10:12 am
Shame.
 

Darren W (218)
Thursday October 19, 2017, 11:37 am
Shared news article over social media to raise and spread awareness.
 

ANA MARIJA R (200)
Thursday October 19, 2017, 2:26 pm
no comment... :((
sadly noted
 

Spy K (224)
Thursday October 19, 2017, 5:39 pm
noted----thanks------truly sad------hey just heard 45 give himself a perfect grade on puerto rico relief-----do not know whether 2 laugh or cry------WTF EVERYDAY
 
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