Dozens of animals rescued after over 70 dogs, 25 cats found on Danville property

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Monday, October 18, 2021
Dozens of animals rescued from hoarding activity at East Bay home
The remaining dogs and cats are currently receiving care at the Contra Costa Animal Services shelter and are expected to be okay.

DANVILLE, Calif. (KGO) -- Dozens of dogs were rescued from a property in Danville on Friday.

Contra Costa Animal Services posted images of some of the rescued pups. They say 70 to 75 dogs were found on a property where there was hoarding activity. There were also 25 cats.

Most of the animals were rescued, but at least six had to be put down due to their medical condition.

Crews were back at the site checking out the remaining animals.