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Local agencies investigate reports of animal neglect in Root

ROOT, N.Y. – Local law enforcement agencies have investigated several reports of possible animal neglect and found the kennel to be operation according to the law.  

The New York State Police at Fonda in conjunction with the Montgomery County District Attorney's office are investigating complaints of possible animal neglect at a kennel located in the Town of Root in Montgomery County.

Several visits to the kennel have not revealed any violations of New York State Law or local codes.

According to officials, the owner of the kennel has provided shelter, food and heated water as required. 

The New York State Police are continuing to monitor the health and well-being of the dogs and are consulting with local animal welfare authorities as appropriate.

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