BOSTON (CBS) — More than a dozen puppies and parakeets are recovering after they were rescued from a one-bedroom apartment in Lawrence last week.
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According to the MSPCA, the owner of 15 “Yorkiepoo” dogs and four parakeets were living in a “cramped and dirty” apartment. The owner had been running an illegal breeding and selling operation.READ MORE: Hopkinton High School First In State To Drop Mask Mandate
The animals were brought to the MSPCA-Nevins Farm in Methuen last week. Eight of the dogs are up for adoption now, while the rest remain in foster care for a few more weeks.MORE NEWS: 'Our Kids Deserve Better': Photos Show Spoiled Meals Served To Lynn Elementary Students
Visit the MSPCA’s website to learn more about adopting these and other animals.