VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — There’s some good news for a dog injured in Superstorm Sandy.
“Midnight” is getting out of the hospital six months after he was found roaming a storm-ravaged area in Bergen Beach, Brooklyn.
“He was found at the height of Superstorm Sandy around Mill Harbor Development,” said Frank Floridia of the group Guardians of Rescue.
The 6-year-old lab/retriever mix was found by Mary Pellegrino, who brought the animal to the New York City Board of Health. After officials discovered a bite wound on Midnight, Pellegrino was told the dog would have to either be quarantined or euthanized for rabies testing.