Sandy: Animal Survivors Images

Some of the most dramatic pictures of how animals were impacted by Sandy.

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A man hands a dog to first responders while being evacuated due to flood waters caused by Hurricane Sandy on October 30, 2012 in New York City. This is just one of a number of images showing the animal survivors caught up in Hurricane Sandy.
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A man walks down a street flooded street with his dog on his back after Hurricane Sandy October 30, 2012 in Hoboken, New Jersey.
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A stray cat fed by the employees of Otto's Sea Grill on Woodcleft Avenue perches above the awning on November 2, 2012 in Freeport, New York.
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Many dog owner in Alexandria gathered at the corner of King and Union Streets to see the flood waters after Hurricane Sandy.
A dog named Shaggy is handed from a National Guard truck to National Guard personnel after the dog and his owner left a flooded building in Hoboken, N.J., Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012
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A dog watches his owner clear out a neighbor's flooded basement, caused by Hurricane Sandy, on October 31, 2012 in Long Beach, New York.
Paula Bacco pets her cat, Phoebe, in her doorway barricaded with sand bags for protection against flooding from Sandy on Tuesday, Oct., 30, 2012, in Bayville, N.Y.
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A resident with his dog in tow, escapes his home on 6th Street as high tide, rain and winds flood local streets on October 29, 2012 in Lindenhurst, New York.
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'Precious' the dog, electrical generator by his side, peers out an open front door on Howard Avenue on November 2, 2012 in Freeport, New York.
Pic submitted by NBCWashington user: Duchess and the sandbags Dutchess guarding my sandbagss at the Kennedy Stadium last SaturdaySent from my iPhone
Jackie McCarty of the Indiana Task Force 1 from FEMA knocks on the door of a home to check on residents as Quinn, a FEMA rescue dog , awaits instruction on Thursday, Nov 1, 2012, in Point Lookout, N.Y
You want me to go WHERE?? our dog max getting ready to meet Hurricane Sandy! Pic submitted by NBCPhildelphia user
Paco assessing the damage Our chihuahua Paco checking out the fallen trees in our backyard after the hurricane: Pic submitted by NBCPhildelphia user
Pets in the storm Bailey says "please don't make me go out there! Pic submitted by NBCWashington user
A surprised labrador Seneca Creek in MLK Jr. Park swelled to double its normal size after Sandy. My yellow lab, Kayla, thought she was going to go for a quick wade through the water, like she normally does, but she was quickly turned back by the force of the water. The look on her face is priceless. "What the...woof!" Pic submitted by NBCWashington user.
Flooded window well This is out basement window well- there seems to be a frog living there! Picture taken 10-29-2012 at 3:20 pm. Nancy Sherwood Reston, Virginia, Pic submitted by NBCWashington user.
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In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, deer leave low lying areas to forage for food on November 1, 2012 in Islip, New York.
Tortoise Prepares for Hurricane Sandy Even tortoises need to prepare for hurricanes! Here is my tortoise, Edgar, getting ready to hide under his log for shelter from the storm! He even makes it clear that Sandy isn't welcome in Connecticut. - Jaclyn Neveu, Plainville, CT
Pic submitted by NBCPhildelphia user: Weatherman in Training Marley wants to be a weatherman when he grows up
Pic submitted by NBCWashington user: What's going on out there????
Pic submitted by NBCWashington user: Bring it on Sandy. Murphy is ready for all that Sandy will bring. He would also like to be considered for a field weather reporter position. He already has his own rain gear.
Pic submitted by NBCWashington user: #sandy Hunkering down in Bethesda!!
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