Investigators with the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a case of animal cruelty after being called to property at 1126 Dunklin Bridge Road, Monday.
The request was made by Animal Control after their officers were called to the property regarding the operation of a possible “puppy mill” of caged dogs being used for breeding. The dogs were described as a wide variety of breeds, significantly malnourished and not being properly cared for. When Investigators arrived on scene, they discovered 39 dogs that appeared in these conditions. In addition, 2 of the dogs were found deceased.
Investigators have not made an arrest at this time, however 39 dogs have been seized by Animal Control and the investigation is ongoing.