According to the article they were seized from the director of the CT SPCA. It also mentions previous charges for "illegally importing animals." I know that they recently had an adoption event called "flying chihuahuas," where they were flying in small dogs, I believe from down south. The only reason I know of it is because they had a punch of poodle mixes listed on petfinder as part of that event. Some are still on petfinder. Pet Search Results: Adoptable Pets in Monroe, CT: Petfinder I wonder if the some of the dogs listed for adoption on petfinder were among those seized?
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Heartbreaking! Wow.... It is sad that someone who says they are there to protect animals could allow them to be in such a bad situation. :( Wish I could temp. house a few...
"I know that dogs are pack animals, but it is difficult to imagine a pack of standard poodles ... and if there was such a thing as a pack of standard poodles, where would they rove to? Bloomingdale's? " --Yvonne Clifford, American actress
all of those that are spca of CT in Monroe are likely the ones seized. I think they went directly to vet facilities for treatment. Unfortunately, the news here is good abotu reporting the incident, but not as great about following up to let people know what they can do to help...