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Mathias Colomb resident staying behind to help pets amid wildfire evacuations – Winnipeg
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Mathias Colomb resident staying behind to help pets amid wildfire evacuations – Winnipeg

A resident in Mathias Colomb Cree Nation is staying behind in the community to help care for pets left behind amid wildfire evacuations. “So for the seven days within the fire evacuation – three days prior was very hectic when it came to evacuating all the community members. It wasn’t up until day four when everybody started wondering if their pets are going to be okay because they didn’t know how long they were going to be out there,” Castel told Global News.“And that’s when I kind of jumped on and told myself that these animals need help. These animals are going to need to be looked after.” Read more: Man from Mathias Colomb Cree Nation stays behind to care for animals during wildfire evacuation Castel says he has three dogs of his own, but with no kennel ...