Animal Cops Houston
Investigators combat animal abuse across Texas.
|"Guarding Angel" As the Texas temperatures soar, the animal cops face the delicate problem of trying to free a puppy trapped underneath a house; the race is on to save 16 horses. (Repeat)||APL|
|"Courtroom Drama" Getting horses away from their owner requires a show of strength, police back-up and a court warrant; witness the rescue of Rottweiler puppies. (Repeat)||APL|
|"Parrot Rescue" Dying puppies; neglected parrots; old, abandoned horse. (Repeat)||APL|
|"Torrential Rain" An investigator tries to save horses in danger of drowning after torrential rain and flash floods hit Houston; a dog has a rusty chain embedded in its neck. (Repeat)||APL|
|"Puppy Mill Raid" Investigators move in to seize over 200 dogs from an overcrowded puppy mill, and an abandoned dog wins the heart of investigator Scott Wernick. (Repeat)||APL|
The dedicated team at the Houston Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, a private charity, responds to a variety of distress calls involving an average of more than 100 animals per day. This series documents the work they do, from the initial investigation through, in some cases, the animals being adopted into loving homes.
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