Cedar Rapids Animal Care & Control investigating 2 possible animal cruelty cases
Cedar Rapids, Iowa – Cedar Rapids Animal Care & Control is investigating 2 possible animal cruelty cases involving over seven chickens and over a dozen Guinea pigs.
An animal control officer received information that numerous chickens had been dumped at Sunshine Street SW and Old River Road SW on the side of the highway in trash bags. Six of them were still alive.
Then, about 5:30 p.m. on Monday, May 31, 13 dead Guinea pigs were discovered in two boxes in front of a trashcan at the Rock Ridge Condominiums.
There were eight baby Guinea pigs and five adult Guinea pigs.
If you have any information about either case, please call animal control at (319)-286-5993