Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Animal Control officers have seized 23 cats and other animals from a urine soaked home in Santa Ana.
It all began with a complaint about a smell coming from a home on the 1500 block of West 6th Street.
When officers arrived, they say the smell of ammonia was so strong, they called in a hazmat team.
"One room has nothing but cats in it, a lot of feces, a lot of urine, the smell of the room was really bad," said Santa Ana Police Cpl. Anthony Bertagna.
There were 23 cats, a dog and an African grey parrot living in the house as well as ten people, eight of which were children..." More