Mayor appeals for public's help finding homes for dogs

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Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim is appealing to the public to adopt one of 30 dogs seized from a local residence two weeks ago.

The dogs and a cat were taken from a home on Kent Street after investigators learned of the "shocking conditions" there, and executed a search warrant.

Police arrested a 72-year-old woman and charged her with 31 counts of animal cruelty.

Ganim said the pets have been treated and cleared for adoption.

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