Neglected cats are a HUGE problem for Hermiston. Local animal advocates recently found 117 in one location! The problem is negligent owners and one man is in jail after neighbors turned him in.

57-year-old David Zehner is accused of not "minimally" caring for his cats. He had 14 of them.

Neighbors reported the home after seeing pets in bad condition. Inside police found three dead animals and two requiring emergency assistance. Pet Rescue of Hermiston