animal hoarding


Majority Of 99 Cats Saved From Lansing-Area Home Euthanized

Many of the cats recovered alive were in poor health after living in their own waste and being exposed to ammonia.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2015


Authorities Remove More Than 100 Cats From Lansing-Area Home

A horrid smell emanating from the house is reportedly what led neighbors to complain about possible animal cruelty.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2015

Cats rescued from a southwest Detroit home. (credit: Detroit Animal Welfare Group/Facebook)

Dozens Of Cats, Kittens Rescued From Southwest Detroit Home

All of the animals are in need of immediate veterinary care, and at least two cats are missing one of their eyes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2015

(Credit: Humane Society of Huron Valley)

40 Dogs, Cats, Chickens, Hedgehogs Taken From Home Of ‘Animal Rescuers’ [PHOTOS]

Authorities say the homeowners claimed to be “rescuing” the animals from postings they found on Craigslist.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2014

More Than 140 Cats Found Living In Farmington Hills Home

“The house had turned into a house for cats…There were cats everywhere.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2014

2 Charged After Frozen Dogs Found In Trash Bin

An 82-year-old woman and a 44-year-old man have been charged after three dogs were found dead in a large trash bin behind a shoe store.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2014

Authorities Remove Dozens Of Dogs, Cats, Rabbits From Home

Authorities took the animals amid an investigation into three dead dogs that were found frozen Sunday in a trash bin behind a Payless shoe store.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2014

(credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

13 Dogs Rescued From Hoarder’s Detroit Home

Now volunteers are busy assessing the animals’ condition and wondering how to prevent this from ever happening again.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2013

One of 45 dogs seized from a Washtenaw County home. (Photo Courtesy: Humane Society of Huron Valley)

45 Dogs, 20 Cats Seized In 2 Hoarding Cases

The Humane Society of Huron Valley in Ann Arbor is bursting at the seams after 65 animals were seized in two Washtenaw County animal hoarding cases.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2013

Animals From Redford Home To Be Adopted

A dozen of the over 50 animals found in a home in Redford will soon be up for adoption after they were taken in Thursday by a local animal rescue group.