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AUGER, Deane Carrie

Deane Auger is prohibited for 10 years from owning animals. The prohibition order is in effect from Mar 23, 2018 to Mar 23, 2028

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UPSHAW (PLAYFORD), Mary

Mary Upshaw is prohibited for life from owning any more than the three dogs and two birds she currently owns. These animals can’t be replaced and she can’t acquire any more animals. Prohibition order is in effect from Dec. 21, 2016, for life

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SCHMIDT, Tyson

Tyson Schmidt is prohibited for 10 years from owning or caring for any animals other than the two cats currently living in the house, which must both be spayed. Feb. 5, 2016, to Feb. 5, 2026

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Tyson Schmidt

Schmidt was found guilty of one charge under the Animal Protection Act for causing or allowing his dog to be in distress. He was fined $650 and is prohibited for 10 years from owning or caring for any animals other than the two cats currently living in the house, which must both be spayed.

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Hinz-Schleuter, Axel

Axel Hinz-Schleuter is prohibited for a period of 50 years from owning or being in charge of any horses.  He is also prohibited from owning or being in charge of more than 40 other animals, or more than 80 birds. Prohibition order is in effect from Nov 17, 2008 to Nov 17 2058.

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OTHEN, Kenneth

Kenneth Othen is prohibited for life from owning any animals. Prohibition order is in effect from Mar. 31, 2005 for life.

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KRUEGER, Grant

Grant Krueger is prohibited for life from owning any animals other than his companion dogs. Prohibition order is in effect from Nov. 8, 2004 for life.

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Alberta SPCA News

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Dan Kobe

Partners Are Important

Alberta SPCA Peace Officers investigate thousands of complaints of animals in distress each year, with many of the neglect and abuse cases being complex. This is why Alberta SPCA Peace Officers often partner with police, bylaw and other peace officers in their specific municipalities to help animals in distress. This type of cooperation was on

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Dan Kobe

Tux & His Family Required Immediate Help

Tux and his Family Required Immediate Help Alberta SPCA Peace Officers enforce the Animal Protection Act in our province and the majority of animals that come into our care are a result of our neglect and abuse investigations. However, there are many unfortunate circumstances that require involvement of our Animal Protection Team. Tux’s story is

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Dan Kobe

Teachers’ Convention Season

Every February and March, Alberta SPCA educators and volunteers attend teachers’ conventions across the province. These two-day professional development events provide a platform to connect with teachers and share information and resources that inspire kindness, respect, responsibility and empathy towards animals, people and the environment – every living thing! This year we will be attending

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