Judge rules kennel owner has two weeks to build dog houses

(WKTV) - State Police have charged a Montgomery County man in connection to an animal abuse complaints.

Herbert Weich was charged with a violation of the Agriculture & Markets Law, for failure to provide adequate shelter.

A preliminary hearing was held in Montgomery County Court Tuesday to determine if Weich’s dogs should be seized. Weich agreed to relinquish some of the dogs to the Montgomery County SPCA while more substantial shelters are being built.

Authorities say there are 66 dogs and 40 of them were taken to the SPCA.

Weich will answer this charge on January 13 in the Town of Root court.



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