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Accused Toledo animal hoarder pleads not guilty

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A Toledo man charged with hoarding more than two dozen cats and dogs pleaded not guilty to animal cruelty Tuesday.

Michael Suiter is accused of keeping the animals in unsafe conditions. He was released on his own recognizance and ordered to not have any animals.

The Toledo Area Humane Society says there were 19 dogs and 8 cats inside of Suiter's home on Portsmouth.

The home was covered in feces, and some of the animals were fighting with each other. Many of the cats and dogs have already been adopted.

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