Lost & Found! Hurricane Sandy Pets Reunite with Their OwnersHigh winds, flood waters and destruction couldn't keep these resilient dogs and cats from their people

DUKE

The pup slipped out of an open gate when he and his family were displaced after the storm damaged their Lindenhurst, N.Y., home. Thanks to a Good Samaritan who trolled the neighborhood looking for his owners, Duke was back with Michele Ryder within a few days. "He was like an angel sent from doggie heaven," Ryder, who posted a flier, says of Vitaliy Triglia, the 21-year-old who took in the dog.