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My adult son has three dogs, two hamsters, a parrot, and two mice; is this animal hoarding?
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Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry
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In brief: How many is to many
What about a wife and kids? Santorium has 7 kids and bachman claimed to raise 23 kids, is that child hoarding?

In brief: How many is to many
What about a wife and kids? Santorium has 7 kids and bachman claimed to raise 23 kids, is that child hoarding?
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
In brief: Not necessarily
If he is able to care for his animals and they do not interfere with his life function - it is doubtful that having 8 animals is hoarding.

In brief: Not necessarily
If he is able to care for his animals and they do not interfere with his life function - it is doubtful that having 8 animals is hoarding.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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