Posts tagged "animal hoarding"

Hoarding Animals in Berwyn

Hoarding Animals in Berwyn
More animals were rescued Tuesday (July 10) from a west suburban home, bringing the total number of animals removed from the home to over 50. Neighbors has complained about the smell coming from the house for some time. I don’t know why this always takes officials so long to respond to. Don’t these officials have... Read more »

Northwest Indiana Woman Charged with Animal Neglect

Northwest Indiana Woman Charged with Animal Neglect
Can you say hoarding….A northwestern Indiana woman has been arrested on animal neglect charges after police found more than 100 dogs in her farm house  home on February 15. Donna Montoya was charged on 11 misdemeanor counts of animal neglect and three misdemeanor counts of harboring a non-immunized dog.  Montoya is being held at the... Read more »

Could Animal Hoarder Be Responsible for A Child's Death

Could Animal Hoarder Be Responsible for A Child's Death
Can animal hoarding animals be deadly? In Berwyn, paramedics were called about a 14-year old boy who was lying unresponsive on the lawn at the family home, according a Chicago Tribune report by Christy Gutowski,  Clifford Ward and Jim Jaworski. The boy was taken to MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn on Thursday September 8, where he later... Read more »

Nashville Suggesting Pet Limit Laws Based on Size of the Yard

According to printed reports, around Nashville – in Davidson County, pet owners will have to do a head count. Other communities have set “pet limit laws” with totally random numbers, 3 dogs and 4 cats, or whatever it is. Police don’t go door to door counting pets, this is complaint driven…complaints about barking or inhumane... Read more »
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