"Leaving one dog to starve and freeze to death in a backyard and another to starve, locked up in a filthy room, betrayed these animals and their owner.”
A woman was today given a suspended jail sentence after pleading guilty on charges of failure to take reasonable steps to mitigate harm of an animal.
RSPCA has given a no-holds-barred look at the horror of animal suffering and death occurring across SA, launching its second annual Combat Cruelty campaign.
"It’s a credit to our veterinary team that they were able to save Bindi's leg and life, but this treatment and long recovery could all have been avoided."
The change comes after a 2017 incident, in which a large man pinned a female inspector by her throat against a fence.
An international student who abandoned two puppies in a Glenelg North motel room without food and water has pleaded guilty to animal ill treatment.
"He’s a big cuddler, he’s amazing with kids and he’s pretty much the centre of my world right now."
A 38-year-old Port Noarlunga South woman was today convicted in court for failing to get veterinary treatment for a dog with a large, ulcerated tumour.
A woman was today given a suspended prison sentence following her guilty plea on charges of failure to take reasonable steps to mitigate harm of an animal.
Zara is no ordinary dog. At just 4, she's already given birth twice and been a selfless mother to 24 puppies – all while in constant pain from huge ear tumours.