A 26-year-old St. Paul woman was sentenced on Friday after more than 100 cats, more than 60 of which were dead, were found in terrible living conditions in her home.

A 26-year-old St. Paul woman was sentenced on Friday after more than 100 cats, more than 60 of which were dead, were found in terrible living conditions in her home.

FARMINGTON, Minn. (AP) -- A Minnesota woman who was found to have 64 dead cats, 43 live cats, a 400-pound pig and other animals on her property has been sentenced.

Twenty-five-year-old Caycee Bregel, who ran an animal rescue nonprofit out of home south of the Twin Cities, pleaded guilty Friday to 13 counts of animal cruelty.

Bregel was ordered to serve 200 hours of community service, two years of probation and 90 days of electronic home monitoring. She must also receive a psychological examination.

Court documents say complaints about the pig running loose led investigators to the house. They found numerous cats and dogs in poor health and said the emitted an "overpowering smell of urine and feces."

Dead cats were found in shallow graves across the backyard, in freezers and refrigerators, and in the garage.

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(3) comments

MAGA Mia

Hott and crazy. Me likey

Di

She should be locked up right along with the judge that gave her that lame sentence. People make me sick!

Shredder

She’s way too young to be a cat lady already. Poor kid must be mentally ill.

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