News Center 7’s Steve Baker made several attempts to get in contact with Dave and Rhonda Auton and their son, Adam, by telephone and at their home. They asked for the News Center 7 crew to leave their property.
As far as the investigation, the dog warden expects multiple charges to be filed against the family who own and reportedly operate a business called Pedigree Pets.
The sheriff said, at this point, monetary donations instead of actual dog food and supplies would be better sent to the Shelby County Animal Rescue Group at P.O. Box 671 in Sidney.