HSUS and Humane Society of Charlotte were called in by the Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office to assist in the rescue of approximately 250 animals from a Johnston, S.C., property. The sheriff’s office served a search and seizure warrant on the property and found more than 200 dogs of various breeds and ages living in deplorable conditions. The responders also found nine horses and nearly 40 fowl on the property.
The dogs ranged in breeds from chihuahuas and maltese to boxers and golden retrievers, and were suffering from eye infections, skin irritations, dental problems and lack of socialization. The nursing mothers and their puppies were being kept in filthy rabbit hutches, while some of the larger breeders were in pens or running loose on the property.
The HSUS Helps Rescue 200 Dogs From Puppy Mill
September 17, 2012 in News
- Adopt a Trained Dog From Long Island for Your Family
- Find a Forever Home for a Trained Bull Terrier from Long Island
- Beautiful Staffordshire Bull Terrier AKIRA NEEDS A HOME!
- Akira Needs a Home! Adopt a Beautiful Two-Year-Old Staffordshire Bull Terrier
- 6 Best Pet Tech Products for Your Furry Best Friend
- Canine Commander Launches New Website August 3, 2012
- Keeping Your Dog Cool In The Heat August 16, 2012
- Humane Society Guide to Puppy Crate Training August 24, 2012
- The Summer 2012 Dog Obedience Graduates September 1, 2012
- The Jail Dogs of Gwinnett County September 5, 2012
- The Bark Side: 2012 Volkswagen Commercial September 12, 2012
- Tips for Choosing a Family Dog For a Cat Person August 21, 2019
- Avoid These Common Dog Training Mistakes August 21, 2019
- Do You Find That Your Dog Destroys Furniture or Shoes? August 21, 2019
- Top Tips for Dealing With Cases of Canine Separation Anxiety August 21, 2019
- Fun Ways to Exercise With Your Dog August 21, 2019
- Training Your Long-Island Dog to Use an In-Apartment Dog Run August 21, 2019