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19 dogs, 8 cats seized from west Toledo house looking for new homes

TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Last week more than two dozenanimals were seized from a Toledo home. A man is facing an animal crueltycharge in connection to the case.

In total 19 dogs and morethan 8 cats are in need of a forever home after officials say they were livingin "deplorable conditions."

Michael Suiter has beencharged with one count of prohibitions concerning companion animals torture aftera neighbor called in a complaint.

The animals are now infoster care at the Toledo Area Humane Society.

Leaders there say theyhave some cuts and scrapes but are healthy. They just need a loving family tocare for them.

"They're usually prettyshy. They're not used to a typical household life so they'll need a patientfamily that will give them a lot of love and spend time with them and show themeverything is ok," said Toledo Area Humane Society Marketing Director DanielleJones.

Suiter is scheduled toappear in court on Tuesday.

If you're interested inadopting any of the animals, visit http://www.toledohumane.org/.

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