No time. No space in the car. No Jake.
But Jake was more than just a pet. Davis' late husband had a special attachment to the dog. Losing Jake, even for a short time, meant losing a memory she treasured.
"My father passed in April and that was really his dog," Tina says.
In case things took a turn for the worse, Jake was left on the front porch - the highest, most visible part of the house.
"At that point, the water was nowhere near the porch of course," Tina says. "Or we would have done something differently."