3 dogs found dead in front yard in Woodstock neighborhood

3 dogs have been found dead inside their wooden porch door frame in Woodstocks neighborhood, authorities said.

The bodies of the two dogs were found Monday afternoon inside a home on the 6800 block of East Woodstock Avenue, police said.

The home was in the 1900 block of North Woodstock.

Neighborhood residents said they heard a noise about 2:30 p.m. and then saw police on the scene, said the Woodstock Police Department.

Neighbors said they have seen police in the neighborhood before, and had heard about the dogs and how to take care of them.

The neighbors said they do not know the dogs’ owners, but they suspect the dogs were abused.

Neighbours told CBS affiliate WIVB that they were shocked and saddened when they learned the dogs had been killed.

They said the family is trying to find a way to dispose of the dogs, but that they will not give up hope.