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      Dead animals in Waupaca were dumped improperly

      WAUPACA, Wis. (AP) - Authorities in Waupaca County say several animal carcasses that were found in two locations over the weekend were disposed of improperly.But the Appleton Post-Crescent Media reports that doesn't mean the animals were killed by the people who dumped them.Sheriff's officials were called Friday night to a report of several dead animals found along a road in the Town of Lebanon. Chief Deputy Allen Kraeger said there were carcasses of a cat, four chickens and a deer.Deputies were also called to the Town of Royalton after someone discovered a group of dead ducks and geese.Authorities say the animals at both sites were dismembered by wild animals, then left by someone.Kraeger says deputies are trying to determine who left them.