Authorities have discovered animals near Dallas have been living in deplorable conditions. In Van Zandt County, nearly 200 animals were found on one property and about 60 of them had been dead for days.
The older gentleman who lived on the property is a victim as well. Investigators say his caretaker was not taking care of the man or the animals and is now facing charges of animal cruelty and injury to a disabled person.
Authorities found the home had no electricity, no water, and no heat.