Animals rescued from Howell County property

1 decade 6 months 4 days ago Thursday, June 14 2007 Jun 14, 2007 Thursday, June 14, 2007 12:49:48 AM CDT June 14, 2007 in News
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ST. LOUIS (AP) - The Humane Society of Missouri said it has rescued the largest number of animals in the history of its Longmeadow Rescue Ranch. The group rescued 253 animals from a Howell County property on Tuesday. The animals were living in poor conditions on a property in Pomona, Missouri, despite the group's attempts to educate the owner. Among the animals rescued from the property were: five horses; 61 goats; 53 ducks, including ducklings; 99 chickens, including chicks; 11 turkeys; five dogs; one cat; eight exotic birds and ten doves. The Humane Society said all were living in deplorable and crowded conditions. Most of the animals were taken to the Humane Society's Longmeadow Rescue Ranch for triage.

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