40 miniature horses suffering from malnutrition, other medical issues rescued in Baytown

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BAYTOWN, Texas -- The Houston SPCA rescued 40 miniature horses from a property in Baytown Wednesday morning.

The horses are suffering from a variety of medical conditions, including malnutrition, breathing issues and hoof problems.

A team of 18 Houston SPCA cruelty investigators and equine specialists responded to the scene and are transporting the horses back to the campus.