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Humane Society gains custody of 6 starving Mastiff dogs

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Lawrence County, Mo - On Monday, August 6, the Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force, was awarded permanent custody of six adult Mastiff dogs rescued July 12, 2018 from a property in Aurora, Mo. in Lawrence County. 

“We are very pleased to have worked with the Aurora Police Department and the Lawrence County Prosecutor to alleviate the suffering of these dogs,” said Kathy Warnick, president of the Humane Society of Missouri. “And, we thank the judge for making a decision that will ensure a good future for each of them.”

The dogs are continuing their recovery which may take several additional weeks.

They will be made available for adoption as soon as each one is healthy.

An application process will be announced in the near future. Donations to provide for the animals’ care may be made at www.hsmo.org or by calling 314-951-1542.  

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