Jaycee Dugard: I Want My Pets Back

Menagerie includes two dogs, five cats, birds
By Will McCahill,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 17, 2009 7:43 PM CDT
Authorities say kidnap victim Jaycee Lee Dugard lived, and raised a number of pets, in this backyard Antioch, Calif.   (AP Photo)
camera-icon View 2 more images

(Newser) – Jaycee Dugard wants back a group of pets she raised while in captivity in a northern California backyard, animal-control officials tell the San Francisco Chronicle. “We are very hopeful that it’s going to happen as soon as possible,” one says of the menagerie, which includes two dogs, five cats and several birds.