2 men face rat, reptile breeding cruelty charges

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Reptile Rodent Neglect
This Dec. 2012 photo provided by People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) shows flooding rat enclosures and spilling water onto a facility floor where rats were warehoused like shoes in rack after rack of tiny tubs, at a breeding center in Lake Elsinore, Calif. Riverside County authorities said Monday, July 22, 2013 that two men have been charged with 106 counts of felony animal cruelty for the way they treated nearly 20,000 rats and reptiles found diseased, dying or dead. (AP Photo/PETA)