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Pet hoarder had 29 cats and 4 dogs

Published 04/23/2010, The Jamestown Sun

The home of an elderly pet hoarder here was “absolutely the worst case I’ve ever seen,” said Mike Licari, executive director of the Carlton County Friends of Animals organization. Licari said Friends of Animals was called in April 13 by a Carlton County social services worker who had gone to the home to help transition an elderly man to a nursing home. Friends of Animals staffers were told there were seven cats and four dogs in the home, but when Licari and Animal Control Officer Ryan Bryant showed up to check it out, they discovered 29 cats and four dogs.

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