EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSFour Dogs Seized After Report Of Animal Neglect In Johnson County
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Reported by: Tiersa Davis
Web Producer: Heath Harrison
Reported: Sep. 26, 2013 4:47 PM EDT
Updated: Sep. 26, 2013 5:15 PM EDT
River , Johnson County , Kentucky
Four dogs were seized Wednesday, and the owners could be facing charges after deputies in Johnson County said the animals were in poor shape.
The Johnson County Sheriff's Department said it received a tip Wednesday about possible animal neglect at a home on Silk Stocking Road in the River community. Deputies said they saw two dogs on the front porch and two dogs inside the home. Deputies said the dogs were in poor health and possibly malnourished. Animal control took the dogs.
Deputies said charges against the owners are pending. The sheriff's department encourages anyone who suspects an animal is being abused or neglected to give the department a call.
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