A couple who left decomposed cats in their rubbish-filled council house have been kicked out.
Health inspectors were shocked to find the house packed with rubbish in every room and almost reaching the ceiling.
Christopher and Elizabeth Blore were booted out of their London home and will not be able to return for three months.
The couple were also banned from owning or feeding cats after inspectors discovered more than 60 cats lived at the property.
Council chiefs have estimated it will cost more than $30,000 to remove the 30 tonnes of rubbish from the house.
Neighbours have been complaining about the situation for nearly two years.
"It was only when taking statements from the neighbours that we realised what a devastating effect the Blores where having on their everyday lives," Sergeant Liam Tierney said:
"I could appreciate at first hand the smell and whilst serving the order I have never come across a property so hazardous to health."Many of the cats found at the house had to be put down.
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