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Farmer Jailed for Animal Cruelty

Animals  (tags: animals, cattle, neglected, jailed, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, AnimalCruelty )

- 3362 days ago -
A Cornish farmer has been jailed for 60 days for repeatedly neglecting cattle after vets and animal inspectors found them "unacceptably thin and emaciated".

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Julie van Niekerk (230)
Wednesday April 8, 2009, 3:45 am
He is not a farmer, just another animal abuser. He should not keep any stock on his farm.

Nancy C (17)
Wednesday April 8, 2009, 10:56 am
I agree with Julie.

Gillian M (218)
Wednesday April 8, 2009, 12:44 pm
I don't see the point of farming animals and ill treating them.

Gina Benson (2)
Saturday April 11, 2009, 7:50 pm
He was just lazy!... Wanted the animals but too lazy to feed them - water them, take care of them in the timely manner they required. The longer he got away with it, the worse neglect the animals had to go through... A wannabe farmer, too lazy to "farm".

Gina Benson (2)
Saturday April 11, 2009, 7:52 pm
Hopefully will not be allowed to own another animal...
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