PORTAGE COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - More than two dozen animals were rescued from a location in Portage County last week.
The animals include; three horses, 26 hens, three roosters, two ducks, two geese and a cat. The humane officer needed to seize the animals immediately due to their poor conditions.
According to Portage APL's executive director the three malnourished horses were in the worst conditions. All three are hundreds of pounds underweight.
One horse was in dire condition, according to the director.
Authorities are continuing to investigate. They have not said if the owners will be facing any charges.