Puppies from Polk animal cruelty case up for adoption - WRBL

Puppies from Polk animal cruelty case up for adoption

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Dogs rescued during an animal cruelty case in Polk County can go home with you today. The puppies, 11 males and six females, are available at the Polk County Sheriff's Office Animal Control Section starting at 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Polk County deputies seized the dogs when they arrested Randall Keith Huggins and Bernice Mae Walskey on charges of drug possession and animal cruelty. The dogs were malnourished and sick.

PCSO Animal Control nursed the animals back to health. Now the puppies are up for adoption.

Animal Control representatives told us all the adoptions will happen on first come first serve basis. 

All the pups have current shots, are spayed or neutered, have microchips and rabies tags. The adoption fee is $70.

PCSO Animal Control Section has other animals you can adopt as well.

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