Tag: horse

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. Prohibition order is in effect from Feb. 17, 2017, to Feb. 17, 2032

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SPARSHU, Gary

Gary Sparshu is prohibited for 15 years from owning horses or cattle. Prohibition order is in effect from Dec 13, 2016 to Dec 13, 2031.

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Gary Sparshu

Sparshu pleaded guilty to one charge under the Animal Protection Act for causing or allowing horses to be in distress and one charge of violating a previous prohibition order. He was fined a total of $6,650 and prohibited for 15 years from owning any cattle or horses.

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BOURDON, Janice

Janice Bourdon is prohibited for 10 years from owning horses. Prohibition order is in effect from Nov. 9, 2016, to Nov. 9, 2026

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Janice Bourdon

Bourdon was found guilty of two charges under the Animal Protection Act for failing to provide proper care for horses. She was fined $2,000, ordered to pay $2,000 in restitution and is prohibited for 10 years from owning horses.

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Kevin Fox

Fox was found guilty under the Animal Protection Act for failing to provide proper care for horses. He was fined $1,000 and is prohibited for two years from having custody of any animals besides possessing no more than one horse at any time.

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O’MORROW, Jack

Jack O’Morrow is prohibited for life from owning or caring for horses. Prohibition order is in effect from Apr. 25, 2016 for life.

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BENEDICT, Martin

Martin Benedict is prohibited for five years from owning any horses. Oct. 23, 2015, to Oct. 23, 2020

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Martin Benedict

Benedict pleaded guilty to two charges under the Animal Protection Act for causing or allowing horses to be in distress and for failing to provide horses with adequate food and water. He was fined $1,200 and is prohibited for five years from owning any horses.

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Alberta SPCA News

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Dan Kobe

Be Pet Prepared for an Emergency

May is Emergency Preparedness Month The Fort McMurray Wildfire in 2016 and the Southern Alberta Flood in 2013 remind us that disaster can strike in Alberta and residents need to be prepared. An emergency plan needs to include your pets, both for evacuation purposes and for reunification should you become separated. During the Fort McMurray

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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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