Archive of: animal cruelty

Peel Couple Convicted, Fined for Cruelty to Pony

05 October 2018

Peel Couple Convicted, Fined for Cruelty to Pony

A husband and wife from the Shire of Murray were both found guilty of animal cruelty offences in the Mandurah Magistrates Court on Wednesday (3 October 2018). They were each fined $4000, and each had legal and care costs of $7000 awarded against them. They have also been banned from being in charge of any horse for a year.

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Waroona Woman Found Guilty, Sentenced for Cruelty to Horses

23 July 2018

Waroona Woman Found Guilty, Sentenced for Cruelty to Horses

A 38 year old woman has been found guilty of three counts of animal cruelty and sentenced today in Mandurah Magistrates Court. The charges relate to two horses and a foal found on her Waroona property in March 2016

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Appeal for Information - Dog Mutilated in Mandurah

28 June 2018

Appeal for Information - Dog Mutilated in Mandurah

RSPCA WA and WA Police are appealing for information about a dog found mutilated on Waterside Drive in Dudley Park, Mandurah, on 21 July 2018. The dog was found with a deep laceration around the circumference of its torso and abrasions on its face and paws.

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RSPCA WA Shocked By Sharp Increase in Violence Towards Animals

27 June 2018

RSPCA WA Shocked By Sharp Increase in Violence Towards Animals

RSPCA WA has released data that shows a sharp increase in violent cruelty against animals in the past year. Data relates to cases involving malicious beating or wounding, tormenting, torture and poisoning.

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Woman Sentenced for Severe Cruelty to Dog

08 June 2018

Woman Sentenced for Severe Cruelty to Dog

A northern suburbs woman was sentenced today for severe cruelty to her dog. She was fined $8000, is prohibited from being in care or control of an animal for 10 years, and was ordered to pay reimbursement costs of $1216.32 and court costs of $119.35.

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