The Daytona Beach News Journal reports here on the seizure of 27 animals from a Lake Helen home. The animals included six dogs, four puppies, four cats, 10 chickens, a rabbit, a turkey, and a snake. Officers told the journal that they also discovered a dead dog and a dead chicken, as well as emaciated dogs, some of which were chained. Some of the animals are at the Halifax Humane Society in Daytona Beach getting veterinary care. The chickens and snake have been placed in foster homes.