A couple who let their dog to starve to death was today given a 10-month prison sentence (suspended on a good behaviour bond) and ban on owning animals.
Our team has seen some appalling living conditions in their time. This Northern property, housing 15 starving animals, was one of the very worst.
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A former guard dog business operator was last week fined for failing to take reasonable steps to alleviate the pain and suffering of an elderly Rottweiler dog.
A 22-year-old Munno Para woman was this week found guilty of neglect and failing to mitigate harm to her 4-year-old Staffordshire Bull Terrier cross dog.
RSPCA was alerted to the case when a person attended the property intending to buy a kitten – and discovered a house strewn with faeces and rubbish.
VIDEO: Kelly was one of the worst cruelty cases our inspectors had ever seen. Incredibly, the eldery kelpie found a peaceful refuge for her final years of life.
A 43-year-old Parafield Gardens woman has escaped conviction in Elizabeth Magistrates Court, despite pleading guilty to charges of extreme animal neglect.
Red heeler Axel was surprisingly affectionate when found by RSPCA Inspector Verity, even though he was in unbearable pain – because his tail had been ripped off.
A Seaford woman faced the Christies Beach Magistrates Court last week on charges relating to the extreme neglect of her one year old Angora cross rabbit.