Report of puppies dead in crate

Humane Department dispatched to ‘2 dead puppies in crate’ but they were alive

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Humane officers with the Kennett, MO, animal services department were called out this week to investigate a report of two dead puppies inside of a cage. But the pups, badly neglected and sick, were still alive.

Puppies abandoned in crate

The heartbreaking situation as shared with followers of the Kennett Humane Dpt. Facebook page on Thursday:

Kennett Humane Department was dispatched to a house for what was believed to be two dead puppies in a crate. Upon arrival 2 puppies were located in the front yard in a small wire crate.

The pups locked in the cage were suffering from a variety of maladies, including dehydration, parasite and flea infestation, skin infection and burns on their skin from urine and feces.

ailing puppies found in crate

The pups have been taken into the custody of the humane department and are receiving care from the Kennett Veterinary Clinic. Anyone hoping to help with the pups’ ongoing veterinary care can make a donation to:

Kennett Veterinary Clinic
1704 St. Francis
Kennett Mo 63857

According to the humane department, charges are pending against the puppies’ owner.

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2 replies
  1. Pennysdachshunds says:

    Kennett Mo. Veterniary ::: God Bless and Please accept my Sincere thank YOU: these puppies deserve Better IN Life than they were Getting and YOU WERE the One’s that Stood UP.. to the Plate… YOU ARE GOOD AND CARING SOUL”S WHAT VETERNIARY Services USED TO BE!!! I hope they make it and find good homes…

  2. Jan Barnes says:

    This is a miracle! Thanks for the awesome teamwork! I think the little ones will make it–please help them by supporting the work of this amazing clinic.


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