Monday, August 6, 2012
More than 30 animals were seized from a San Diego County feed store, and several more were found dead by officers from the San Diego Humane Society and SPCA.
UT San Diego reports a total of 16 birds and 11 chickens, plus rabbits, rodents and reptiles including a python snake were taken from Dave's Family Feed Store in Lemon Grove.
Officers with the Humane Society's Humane Law Enforcement team served a search warrant Wednesday after receiving reports the store was closed for business with animals left inside.
Officers found a half-dozen dead. Officials say other animals were housed in unhealthy conditions and often left without water..." More