Animal Cops Houston
When the Houston SPCA responds to a report of a dead puppy in a yard they arrive to discover him still alive and race against time to get the puppy life saving treatment. (Repeat)
Wed 5/27 9:00 AM
Duration: 1 hour
Reality, Animals, Crime, Medical, Interests, Science and Nature
Robert Leigh (Narrator)
|"Flood" The SPCA team tries to rescue a horse that has fallen into a flooded bayou; investigators build a case against a dog owner who lets his sick animals die without treatment. (Repeat)||APL|
|"Breathe" When the Houston SPCA responds to a report of a dead puppy in a yard they arrive to discover him still alive and race against time to get the puppy life saving treatment. (Repeat)||APL|
|"Cry" The entire team is called into action when four baby goats are rushed into the Houston SPCA shelter with life threatening injuries after being attacked by stray dogs. (Repeat)||APL|
|"Trinity" Investigators respond to a report of an injured dog, but the events take a dramatic turn when they arrive to discover the dog's paw has been almost completely severed. (Repeat)||APL|
|"Exodus" Vets are confronted by one of the most shocking cases in the history of the Houston SPCA where more than thirty Cocker Spaniels have suffered neglect. (Repeat)||APL|
|"Mother" A dog is found hanging from her neck alone in a yard, as the SPCA hurries in to save her life, the vets discover she has just had a litter of puppies. (Repeat)||APL|
|"Hoarder" Eight officers from the Houston SPCA answer the call from an animal hoarder who admits he is in way over his head. (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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