The Vigo County Sheriff‘s Department is investigating an animal neglect case in the western part of the county.
Sheriff Greg Ewing says when deputies were called to the home of Mary Anne Moore, they noticed a strong odor coming from the home.
They found seven dogs and four cats inside the home in deplorable conditions.
They also found a decaying dog and cat.
The county building inspector and board of health are investigating along with police.
The Humane Society has removed the animals.