By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man is under arrest in a case of animal cruelty in Brooklyn.

Police responded to a house on East 94th Street in Canarsie.

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They say inside, they found about 20 dogs crammed in small cages with no water, covered in feces and urine.

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The man renting an apartment in the home was arrested. The homeowner had called police to complain about the smell.

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The dogs are now being cared for by the ASPCA.

CBSNewYork Team