YAPHANK (WABC) -- A medical response turned into an animal rescue on Long Island. Officials at Brookhaven's Animal Shelter are working with the cats owner to bring some of the cats and kittens here for medical treatment and possible adoption. They describe their current situation as unhealthy. The cats are everywhere in Robert Barrett's home - forty of them by his count. They are Turkish angoras, and he knows them all by name. Related Content More: Contact the WABC-TV Long Island Bureau But in this house on Gerard Road in Yaphank, permeated with a very strong odor of urine, Brookhaven animal officials say the cats are not in a healthy situation.