Over 30 cats removed from Daviess County home

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DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (WEHT) – More than 30 cats were removed from a Daviess County home and the owner is being charged.

Daviess County Animal Control officials said they were taken out of a home on the 700 block of Jed Place on Tuesday.

The cat’s owner, Phillip Ray, is charged with second degree animal cruelty.

Animal Control Director Ashley Thompson said there were flies and a strong ammonia smell in the home.

Thompson also said litter boxes weren’t cleaned out for a while.

Thompson also said the owner is looking to take some of the cats back.

Animal control is looking for foster homes for the other ones.

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(This story was originally published on August 14, 2019)

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