17 dogs rescued from arctic conditions in Calhoun Co.

EMMETT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities in Calhoun County rescued 17 dogs that were left outside in the bitter cold Thursday.

An animal control deputy with the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office was called to a house in the 10000 block of I Drive in Emmett Township, near Battle Creek, after reports that dogs were left outside in arctic conditions.

The sheriff’s office said the dogs had minimum shelter, frozen water and food. After trying to get ahold of the homeowner, a search warrant was executed around 5:15 p.m. Thursday.

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