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Tracy Angell pleaded guilty in Westlock Provincial Court on April 3, 2019 to one count under the Animal Protection Act (APA) of causing animals to be in distress. Two additional charges under the APA were withdrawn. Angell was fined $2,000 dollars and given a 10 year prohibition from owning no more than four horses. As

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GLASGOW, Marlene

Marlene Glasgow is prohibited from owning horses for a period of 10 years. Feb 11, 2019 to Feb 11 2029

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Alberta Horse Owners Encouraged to Seek Supplemental Feed

The Alberta SPCA is urging livestock owners to ensure they have supplemental feed for their animals and are not relying on pasture grass to provide nutrition. The problem is most acute for horses. Horses have the ability to paw through the snow to get to grass leaving false impression the horse is getting enough to

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Marlene Glasgow

Marlene Glasgow pleaded guilty to two charges under the Animal Protection Act of causing horses to be in distress and for failing to provide adequate food and water. She was fined $3,000 and given a 10 year prohibition from owning horses.

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COLE, Kathleen

Kathleen Cole is prohibited from owning more than 2 horses for a period of 10 years. Nov 13, 2018 to Nov 13, 2028 

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Kamin, Jo

Jo Kamin is prohibited from owning more than 1 horse for a period of 10 years. Nov 13, 2018 to Nov 13, 2028

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Linda Heikel is prohibited for life from owning horses. June 22, 2017, to   June 22, 2027

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Linda Heikel

Heikel pleaded guilty to one charge under the Animal Protection Act for failing to provide proper care for horses. She was fined $1,000 and is prohibited for life from having ownership, charge, care or control of horses.

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GOLDADE, Robert Melvin

Robert Melvin Goldale is prohibited for 15 years from owning or having care and control of any more than the three horses he already owns. Feb. 17, 2017, to Feb. 17, 2022

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Alberta SPCA News

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Dan Kobe

Compassion Drives Us Every Day

Our theme in 2019 is Compassion and it drives all the decisions we make at the Alberta SPCA, for the animals, and for the owners as well. Sometimes neglect isn’t intentional and our Peace Officers are trained to recognize when compassion is needed for all. This is one of those stories. The owner had hidden

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Dan Kobe

The Alberta SPCA – 60 Years of Compassion

Compassion for animals has always been at the core of our organization and it continues to influence our work on behalf of animals.  As we enter our 60th year, we are highlighting compassion as our theme and as the motivating force for what we do every day. It was September 1959 that we were incorporated

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Pets Must Have Appropriate Shelter During Cold Weather

Your Donations Ensure We Can Help Dogs Like Charlie It is that time of the year when most of us seek warmth and comfort in our homes at the end of the day, but for some animals, there is no comfort. This was Charlie’s plight. At 15 years old, Charlie was not living in comfort and

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