JOPLIN —Since the May 22 tornado, the Humane Society has found itself overflowing with animals, with about 900 now calling the shelter home — three times its usual inventory. One way or another, the pets became separated from their owners in the chaotic aftermath of the twister that tore through this town, killing 153 people. In some cases, the owners have simply given up their pets.
PHOTO GALLERY: Joplin Humane Society overflowing with animals after tornado
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