Timothy M. Strobele, 20, of 122 Sage Avenue, has been charged with three counts of animal cruelty by the SPCA Serving Erie County.
The flea-infested dogs and puppies were removed
from this address at 122 Sage Avenue in Buffalo, NY
Strobele has been charged due to deprivation of veterinary care. He is scheduled to appear in Buffalo City Court Sept. 14.
The animals were rushed to the SPCA’s Harlem Road shelter infirmary where members of the Veterinary Department are removing fleas, examining the dogs, administering fluids, giving baths, and more.
One young puppy, estimated to be five weeks old, is in critical condition. It is being administered oxygen.
None of these animals are available for adoption at this time, but to donate toward their care, click here.
Learn more about how fleas can kill dogs and cats here.
(WIVB - August 2, 2017)