13 malnourished horses found in Howard Co., animal cruelty investigation underway

13 malnourished horses found in Howard Co., animal cruelty investigation underway
(Source: KWES)

HOWARD COUNTY, TX (KWES) - The Howard County Sheriff's Office is investigating after 13 malnourished horses were found on Tuesday.

We're told the horses were found in a northern area of Howard County.

Authorities said the horses hadn't been properly fed or watered.

As a result, the horses were seized by officials and are currently being cared for by a local veterinarian.

The case is being investigated as animal cruelty.

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