Ten emaciated dogs taken from a Rockingham County home are being treated at the Charlotte Humane Society.
Officials seized the dogs, saying they were severely neglected and kept in inhumane housing.
The dogs were brought to Charlotte because of the local Humane Societys experience in dealing with these cases.
After receiving medical treatment, the dogs will go to foster homes for the rest of their rehabilitation.
The Humane Society needs several items to care for the dogs, including: Science Diet puppy food, gently used towels, puppy pads, canned dog food, dog beds, latex gloves, glucosamine and fish oil capsules and Ziploc gallon sized freezer bags for food storage. These items can be dropped off at the shelter at 2700 Toomey Avenue between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m.
The sheriffs office says the owner has mental health issues. Charges have not been filed.
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