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Humane Society Rescues Over 160 Neglected Animals in Southern Ohio

WARNING! Graphic content! (Footage courtesy Humane Society of the United States)

First of all, let me apologize. I rarely run videos that need a warning, and I’ve done it twice this week, of all weeks. I’m sorry. However, this is an important story and maybe counteracts a little of the horror brought by yesterday’s news from Arkansas.

The Humane Society of the United States announced earlier this month that they had participated in a raid in Adams County, Ohio that resulted in the rescue of more than 160 animals suffering from severe neglect.

The animal hoarder who was keeping these dogs also had many carcasses on the property. The video shows how relieved the dogs were to be leaving, but the scenes are heartbreaking.

Kudos to all who participated in this rescue.

Until next time,
Good day, and good dog!

Wednesday’s Wild, Wacky World of Dog News

You may have seen the television show about hoarding, but lately I’ve been hearing a lot about pet hoarding, too.  (In fact, the name “Dog Lady” came from a running joke we have about a friend who has nine cats – we always said when she died the headline would say something about her being a Cat Lady.)

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