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A home appearing in a recent episode of 'Hoarding: Buried Alive' was infested with possibly thousands of rats.

| February 28, 2013

A home appearing in a recent episode of Hoarding: Buried Alive was infested with possibly thousands of rats. "This house is crawling," a biohazard expert explained after discovering a tremendous amount of rat activity at the show's next locale. "Quantity-wise, there would probably hundreds - maybe thousands. I personally don't understand how somebody could possibly live like this."

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