Two Houston residents were sentenced October 15th in relation to Animal cruelty charges from August 2014.

43-year-old Karin Adams plead guilty to 2 counts of causing animal distress has been sentenced to 2 years probation.

22-year-old daughter Catherine Adams plead guilty to three charges of permitting or causing an animal distress. She will have a 6-month conditional sentence and 3 years probation.

Neither are allowed to own or be in control of an animal for 20 years and were each fined nearly $5500 for their crimes.

A total of 18 horses, 18 dogs, two cats, 15 birds and a 104 fish were seized from the Adams’ Houston at the time of the arrests.

All animals received medical attention and were re-homed.

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