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Mercer humane authorities confiscate more horses from property

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MERCER, Pa. - The co-owner of 21 horses in Mercer, says the Humane Society took the rest of the horses Thursday evening.

The Humane Society first seized eight of the horses on Sunday, saying that the animals were underweight, their water was dirty, and mold was found in their hay.

The owners say some of the horses are older and don't keep weight on, and also speculate that someone may have been poisoning them.

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