(CNN) — A former stray dog-turned-search-and-rescue dog is helping in the rescue effort in Texas … become the most serious test of Florida’s storm-worthiness since the 1992 disaster. After a catastrophic Hurricane Andrew revealed how lax building … Link.

But it was Austin Seth, a volunteer from Lake Jackson who brought his flat-bottom boat to Dickinson to aid in search and rescue efforts … along with the elder Joneses’ two dogs. “We were about to leave the neighborhood, but we heard your voice … Link.