A pet shop owner in Plattsburgh faces
animal cruelty charges.
Police say Tammy Staley, 33, was
improperly caring for kittens at her Northern Puppies pet store. Two kittens
were found dead and three later died. Five others are undergoing treatment for
malnourishment and disease.
Staley faces 20 counts of animal
cruelty. Her pet shop license has also been suspended.