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Group cares for pets during major disasters

January 24, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
The local group called Noah's Wish cares for pets during major disasters in the U.S. and Canada.Saturday, organizers ran through a training drill for volunteers in Pasadena.

The group sets up temporary shelters and takes care of animals until their owners can return home.

If that's not possible, the owners are linked with animal foster care for their pets.

During hurricane Katrina, Noah's Wish took care of about 2,000 animals.