CITY ATTORNEY MIKE FEUER SECURES JAIL SENTENCE FOR ANIMAL HOARDER FOLLOWING PROBATION VIOLATION

Updated: Feb 13

LOS ANGELES – City Attorney Mike Feuer today announced that his Office’s Animal Protection Unit has successfully secured a 180 day jail sentence against an animal hoarder found in violation of the terms of her probation which prohibits her from owning or living with any animals. The registered nurse was previously prosecuted by the City Attorney and convicted in 2015 on animal cruelty and animal neglect charges after investigators found more than 30 dogs, six cats and two potbellied pigs in squalid conditions in her Lake Balboa home.

"Ensuring the protection and welfare of animals is something I take very seriously," said Feuer. "When we prosecute abusers we expect them to adhere to the terms of their sentences. If they don’t, we’ll do our best to ensure there are consequences.”

In February 2015, Corey Deborah Carnegie, 51, was placed on three years of probatio