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7 Puppies Abandoned at Recycling Center | Care2 Causes

7 Puppies Abandoned at Recycling Center | Care2 Causes

On November 16, six Australian shepherd mix puppies were rescued from a recycling plant in Royal Oaks, Calif. “The puppies, approximately 2 ½ months old, were hungry, dehydrated, flea-infested, and suffering from foxtails and worms when they were rescued. Tire tracks found on the property led Humane Officers to believe that the suspect drove to the fence line and tossed the puppies over,” according to Monterey County’s SPCA. The puppies were discovered when two of them were spotted by humane officers playing on the side of the road. The rest of the litter was found hiding under a tarp. The first six puppies, since named Grover, Elmo, Bert, Ernie, Lily, and Zoe, were followed by a seventh, named Felix, who was found at the same location by Felix Cortez, a reporter who was covering the story for KSBW-TV, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. Officials believe Felix is pa...

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