Sunday, November 30, 2008

Woman loses custody of pigs after complaints of animal neglect

The Orlando Sentinel reports that a woman in Flagler County was forced to sign over custody of 400 to 500 pigs to the Flagler County Humane Society amid allegations of neglect. According to the article, one witness described the conditions as "a 'horrific' scene with pig corpses, walking skeletons and thirsty, starving animals roaming wildly in debris-strewn fields."