Helping Hoarders: Rescuers, Therapists Ponder Options

Last week a court in Humboldt County, Calif., sentenced Elsie Smith, 69, to three years of probation for animal neglect. Authorities seized 40 horses from her property on April 1. Although Smith is forbidden to own horses during her probation, one of the rescuers who helped look after the seized herd said she's worried about what Smith will do in the future.

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