Animals seized from animal sanctuary an hour out of Las Vegas

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Hundreds of animals were seized from an animal sanctuary an hour north of Las Vegas, according to Metro Police.

Metro Police said, on Thursday morning, its agency, along with Animal Control, responded to an animal sanctuary near Cold Creek.

More than 300 animals were found in poor conditions, police said.  The animal sanctuary so many different kinds of animals.  From wolves, coyotes, raccoons, chickens and doves, to rats, tortoises, pigeons, pheasants and snakes to name some.

Officers said, two people were running the sanctuary, but neither one of them were arrested.  However, officials say charges are expected to come a little later.

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