7 Feb 2020

Southland flooding: Pets' stories of survival

From Checkpoint, 6:26 pm on 7 February 2020

As flood-swamped Southland slowly drains and reopens, some people's first thoughts have been with their furry, four-legged friends.

While pets were lodged in special animal evacuation centres, other dogs and cats have become displaced.

RNZ reporter Katie Todd is in Southland, and filed this report.