Owner of starving horses rescued from BC mountainside fined (CAN)

Cross-posted from the Vancouver Sun Story by ELISE STOLTE, Edmonton Journal Image not filed with this story. EDMONTON — Edmonton lawyer Frank Mackay has pleaded guilty to an animal cruelty charge and has been fined for leaving two horses on a British Columbia mountainside whose rescue sparked a huge volunteer effort. Residents near Mount Renshaw,… Continue reading Owner of starving horses rescued from BC mountainside fined (CAN)

B.C. homes found for Alberta horses abandoned in snow (CAN)

Cross-posted from The Province An EDMONTON JOURNAL Story EDMONTON — Permanent homes have been found for two Alberta horses rescued from the side of a B.C. mountain in December, says the British Columbia SPCA. Belle, a three-year-old mare, and Sundance, a 14-year-old gelding, are still being cared for in foster homes until they can be… Continue reading B.C. homes found for Alberta horses abandoned in snow (CAN)

Future of McBride horses dug out of snow up in the air (CAN)

By JADED MARE Oh, look. A lawyer leaves his horses for dead in the snow, and nobody wants to prosecute because they are scared because he went to law school and might make a big fuss or something because he didn't break any rules, really. Bleh. What heroes who spent a week during the festive… Continue reading Future of McBride horses dug out of snow up in the air (CAN)