SPCA Rescues 118 Animals From Bucks County Home - Fox 2 News Headlines

SPCA Rescues 118 Animals From Bucks County Home

Posted: Updated:

Over 100 animals were rescued from a Bucks County home in what some officials are calling one of the "worst cases" of animal hoarding they have ever seen.

Fox 29's Stephanie Esposito visited the house where 118 animals were found, some living in dark rooms and filthy crates.

The Bucks County SPCA removed snakes, dogs, cats and over 12 dozen chickens from the house.  Authorities say that the couple who owned the residence had been hoarding animals, amongst other items..

The majority of animals were dirty, underweight and thirsty. 

Today, the owners relinquished ownership of all but five of the animals seized.

The animals will all get some much needed "TLC", including baths, food and love.  After a few tests are performed, the animals will be up for adoption.

The animal cruelty officers involved in this case say the owners will face some sort of animal cruelty charges.

If you cannot adopt, but want to help visit Bucks County SPCA.com

 
  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Hershey Takes Wraps Off New Corporate Logo

    Hershey Takes Wraps Off New Corporate Logo

    AP ImageAP Image
    The Hershey Company is rolling out a new corporate logo that features a stylized version of one of its most famous chocolate products.
    The Hershey Company is rolling out a new corporate logo that features a freshly stylized version of one of its most famous chocolate products.
  • Video Shows $70K Robbery, Shooting In Supermarket Parking Lot

    Video Shows $70K Robbery, Shooting In Supermarket Parking Lot

    Friday, August 29 2014 1:13 PM EDT2014-08-29 17:13:22 GMT

    Police release surveillance video of a man being shot and robbed of $70,000 in the parking lot of a supermarket in Northeast Philadelphia.

    Police release surveillance video of a man being shot and robbed of $70,000 in the parking lot of a supermarket in Northeast Philadelphia.

  • Teen Drowns Retrieving Soccer Ball From Pond

    Teen Drowns Retrieving Soccer Ball From Pond

    Authorities say a teenager drowned while reportedly trying to retrieve a soccer ball from a recreational reservoir in southeastern Pennsylvania.

    Authorities say a teenager drowned while reportedly trying to retrieve a soccer ball from a recreational reservoir in southeastern Pennsylvania.

Powered by WorldNow

WJBK-TV | Fox 2
16550 West Nine Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48075

Main Station: (248) 557-2000
Newsroom: (248) 552-5103

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices