Neglected horses find new homes after auction, some with previous owners

Dozens of horses that were seized after an animal cruelty investigation near Edmonton went up for auction on Saturday. The horses were among the 65 who were seized in January from a rural property west of Edmonton, when 48-year-old Patricia…

Dozens of charges stayed in Alberta animal cruelty case

Court records show one of three people charged in connection with a recent animal cruelty investigation in rural Alberta has had dozens of charges stayed. Ross Andrew Atkinson had been charged by the Alberta SPCA with 27 offences under the…

3rd person charged in Alberta horse neglect investigation

A third person has been charged in connection with a rural Alberta animal cruelty investigation. On Monday, the Alberta SPCA said a 60-year-old man had been charged with 27 offences under the Animal Protection Act. The charges are in relation…

Alberta SPCA lay more charges against man and woman involved in horse neglect investigation

A man and a woman who had each been previously charged by RCMP in connection with an animal cruelty investigation near Evansburg are facing more charges. The Alberta SPCA said Tuesday it had laid charges under Alberta‚Äôs Animal Protection Act…

Alberta man charged in animal cruelty investigation turns himself in, faces 60 more offences

A 50-year-old man previously charged with three counts of permitting and/or causing unnecessary pain, suffering, or injury to animals, is facing 60 additional charges. Ross Andrew Atkinson, of Parkland County, turned himself in to police, RCMP said Thursday. He was…

Patricia Moore facing additional 60 charges in Alberta animal cruelty investigation

An Alberta woman is facing an additional 60 charges connected to an investigation into animal cruelty at rural property west of Edmonton. Evansburg RCMP have charged Patricia Lynn Moore, 48, with 60 additional counts of permitting and/or causing unnecessary pain,…

Animals removed from rural Alberta property connected to animal cruelty case

A number of animals were removed from a rural property west of Edmonton Tuesday morning in connection with an animal cruelty case. Late last week, Patricia Lynn Moore, 48, was arrested and charged with three counts of permitting and/or causing…

2nd person charged in Parkland County animal cruelty investigation

A second person has been arrested and charged in an animal cruelty investigation west of Edmonton. Ross Andrew Atkinson, 50, of Parkland County was charged by RCMP with three counts of permitting and/or causing unnecessary pain, suffering, or injury to…

Parkland County woman charged with alleged mistreatment of horses

A Parkland County woman is facing animal cruelty charges after the alleged mistreatment of horses on a rural property. On Friday, Patricia Lynn Moore, 48, was arrested and charged with three counts of permitting and/or causing unnecessary pain, suffering or…