Washington, D.C.’s animal shelters will soon be facing capacity issues as they accept pets displaced by Hurricane Harvey and Max Scherzer is trying to help. 
Thousands of dogs and cats from the Houston area were separated from their owners during the storm or were forced from damaged shelters. Now those animals are being moved from temporary shelters to better equipped facilities around the country.
One of the organizations accepting pets from east Texas is the Humane Rescue Alliance in D.C., which already has 100 pets in its two adoption centers and is expected 20 or so cats and dogs from Hurricane-affected areas. As a result, the D.C. shelter has to find homes for as many pets as possible to make room for the Texas animals. 
Scherzer and his wife Erica, who sits on the HRA’s board, are making it easier to place the pets in loving homes by paying all adoption fees from …