Tag: livestock

Ashley Ayaghchi

Ashley Ayaghchi pleaded guilty to two charges under the Animal Protection Act of causing livestock to be in distress and for failing to provide adequate food and water. She was fined $3,000 and given a 5 year prohibition from owning any livestock.

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Alberta Rancher Fined for Causing Distress and Death of Dozens of Cattle

On November 5th, 2018 Perryvale area rancher Jim Onyschuk pleaded guilty in Athabasca Provincial Court to one count under the Animal Protection Act 2(1) of causing animals to be in distress. Onyschuk was charged after Alberta SPCA Peace Officers attended his farm in May of 2018. There, Officers discovered at least 50 dead cattle on

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Simon Keusch

Keusch pleaded guilty to one charge under the Animal Protection Act for causing or allowing llamas to be in distress. He was fined $5,000 and is prohibited for three years from owning or being in charge of any livestock, except for the sole purpose of transporting livestock to or from Pride Meats and Fine Foods

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GRAHAM, John Barry

John Barry Graham is prohibited for 10 years from having custody, charge, care, control or ownership of any livestock. Prohibition order is in effect from Nov. 17, 2014 to Nov. 17, 2024.

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LEISKE, Tyson

Tyson Leiske is prohibited for 10 years from owning or possessing any livestock. Prohibition order is in effect from Feb. 25, 2014 to Feb. 25, 2024.

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DEDUL, Diana Joy

Diana Dedul is prohibited for 7.5 years from owning any livestock. Prohibition order is in effect from Jun. 7, 2013 to Dec. 7, 2020.

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BASS, Ted

Ted Bass is prohibited for 10 years from owning any livestock. Prohibition order is in effect from Aug. 4, 2011 to Aug. 4, 2021.

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RENSCHLER, Doug

Doug Renschler is prohibited for 10 years from owning any livestock. Prohibition order is in effect from Aug. 4, 2011 to Aug. 4, 2021.

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MARUSAK, Orest Alexander

Orest Marusak is prohibited for 10 years from owning or being in charge of more than 10 head of livestock. Prohibition order is in effect from Oct. 6, 2010 to Oct. 6, 2020.

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Alberta SPCA News

Death of Dogs from Ukraine a Concern for All

June 24, 2020 The Alberta SPCA was saddened to learn dozens of puppies died while on route to Canada from Ukraine as part of a shipment of approximately 500 dogs last week, and we are pleased to hear an investigation is underway to determine what happened and to ensure a tragedy like this is not

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Dan Kobe

Foal Fun – Sharing #Pawsitivty

Spring is a time of new beginnings. A number of horses that came into our care this spring were pregnant and this means our herd is growing. And the babies are so incredibly cute! However, while we enjoy watching little ones like this having fun, we would prefer owners take steps to ensure we do

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Dan Kobe

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

What Happens When Your New Dog Stays Home Alone? One of the good news stories during the COVID-19 crisis has been the overwhelming number of people offering to foster or adopt pets. It seems many had wanted to include an animal in their family and decided that since they were home most of the time,

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