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16 Photos From Hurricane Harvey That Will Make You Regain Faith In Humanity

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The whole southern US state of Texas is recovering from the biggest natural catastrophe to ever happen to it in a period of 12 years; Hurricane Harvey. Kicking off on August 25, 2017, 51 fatalities have been reported and over 300,000 people were left without electricity. It also caused literally billions of dollars in damage; the chaos it caused is expected to cost the government between $70 and $190 billion.

Still, these photos captured during the hurricane’s advent and peak make us regain our faith in humanity.

1. How to rescue a grandma properly

After this grandma got her home flooded by the water, she was rescued by a man on a jet ski.

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Source: Imgur | kuramarjeet21

2. U.S. Coast Guard flies over Houston

The eye in the sky to check any casualties. This photo also really shows the extent of the floods.

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Source: Imgur | popdivtweet

3. Pet rescue team jumping into action

The animals are just as important as the humans that live with them.

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Source: Imgur | JosiahMeharg

4. FEMA and military response teams on their way to Houston

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Source: Reddit | justanotherfister

5. Rescuing a deer

The floodwaters also extended to forests, but this deer managed to get rescued.

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Source: Imgur | WhiteScienceMan

6. Proud parent “shows off” their first responder

A proud parent shared this photo on Reddit, captioning it with, “This is my son and his fiancée. He’s a first responder in Houston. He’s working really hard so I thought I would show him off.”

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Source: Reddit | cinnamongreen

7. Even normal citizens are ready to jump to the rescue

Not all heroes wear capes.

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Source: Imgur | KingHenryXIV

8. A rare animal was rescued

For those that don’t know, this is an armadillo.

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Source: Imgur

9. The sun coming out

After Harvey finished its assault, it was a relief to see the sun coming out again.

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Source: Imgur | JohnYChen

10. Even Budweiser knew the situation was serious

So they responded with fresh Budweiser… drinking water in a can.

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Source: Imgur | BitterPagan

11. Puppers high and dry, safe and sound

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Source: Imgur | Blampfs

12. Just looking on

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Source: Imgur | PissyChrissy81

13. Businesses opened up and the owners opened up their hearts

Many businesses in the Houston area invited all people affected for food and shelter.

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Source: Twitter | @MattressMack

14. Members of the U.S. SOCOM arrive beside a flooded expressway in Zodiac rafts in support of relief efforts.

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Source: Twitter | @USSOCOM

15. Despite the ravenous hurricane, this is still Texas

So a good barbecue had to be found somewhere…

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Source: Reddit | xlirish

16. This dog decided to rescue himself

He took his food and hit the road.

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Source: Facebook | Tiele Dockens
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