...investigation at a farmhouse where 30 dogs of different breeds were discovered living in unhygienic conditions. They all showed signs of having been mistreated by their owner. A third investigation The third investigation also took place in Torrox, where ... officers found seven dogs of different breeds, five of which were being kept in small enclosures whose floors were covered in the animals' own excrement. A further two malnourished dogs were found in the grounds of the farmhouse, one of which had had its ... leg partially amputated and the owners were unable to prove that the amputation had been carried out by a vet. The owners of the dogs in all three cases are being investigated by police on suspicion of abandoning the animals.