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'Rescued' Makes The Case For Adopting Abandoned Pets08:48
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Dogs rescued from floodwater wait to be transferred to a shelter after torrential rains pounded Southeast Texas following Hurricane and Tropical Storm Harvey causing widespread flooding on Sept. 3, 2017 in Orange, Texas. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)MoreCloseclosemore
Dogs rescued from floodwater wait to be transferred to a shelter after torrential rains pounded Southeast Texas following Hurricane and Tropical Storm Harvey causing widespread flooding on Sept. 3, 2017 in Orange, Texas. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Author Peter Zheutlin (@rescueroadbook) joins Here & Now's Lisa Mullins to make the case for adopting pets that have been abandoned. His book is "Rescued: What Second-Chance Dogs Teach Us About Living with Purpose, Loving with Abandon, and Finding Joy in the Little Things."

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Albie (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Albie (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Stormy (Courtesy Tom English)
Stormy (Courtesy Tom English)

This segment aired on December 29, 2017.

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