12 Sep '11, 11pm

100 Animals Die In Petco Store After Flood | Care2 Causes

100 Animals Die In Petco Store After Flood | Care2 Causes

A Petco Store in Johnson City, New York is being blamed for not doing enough to save nearly 100 animals that died in the store after it was swamped by Tropical Storm Lee last week. The pet supply company is pointing fingers at the city for notifying them too late about a cresting river. The animals, which included hamsters, rodents, reptiles, birds and fish, were trapped in the flooded store for two days. Despite “highly publicized” flood warnings on Wednesday employees chose not transfer any of the animals to safe locations. A mandatory evacuation issued later in the day forced the employees to abandon the area and leave the animals in the store. Authorities worried that the nearby Susquehanna River would overflow. Employees checked on the animals during the night and all seemed well, but they found the store flooded with several feet of water when they returned on Thursd...

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