Rescuers in the Tulunsky district of the Irkutsk Region are racing against time to save pets from the severe floods in the area.
The K-9 rescue team has deployed an amphibious vehicle to help them reach and search flooded homes for stranded animals.
Rescue workers, dog handlers and volunteers have saved over 100 dogs, cats, chickens and cattle since the start of the floods.
A state of... Еще emergency was declared for the whole Irkutsk Region on 27 June as heavy flooding hit six districts. According to Russia's Ministry of Emergency Situations (EMERCOM), 6,700 homes and 32,700 people have been affected. Twenty people are known to have died, while over 200 have been hospitalised.
MANDATORY COURTESY: @rec production (irkutsk)