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Animals  (tags: cows, starved to death, sheriff, cows mistreated, no justice, no charges laid, animal cruelty )

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On Wednesday morning, Lake County Sheriff's Office deputies discovered 13 dead cows in a barren pasture south of the City of Umatilla, along with several very sick cows. One surviving cow was in such horrible shape that she was killed by a deputy with a


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Simone D (1462)
Saturday March 20, 2010, 1:46 am
Property owner Brady Sellers didn’t know why the cows had died.

Perhaps we shouldn’t have been surprised when it was announced that Brady Sellers would not be charged with a crime. Instead, he was given a warning and told to buy food for the surviving cows and get them checked by a veterinarian.

. But at the very least criminal charges are warranted for the starving cows who survived until deputies arrived? The 13 cows did not die all at once. Mr. Sellers must have recognized that there was a problem at the pasture.

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Sometimes all that’s needed for law enforcement to do the right thing is a little encouragement. Please contact the Lake County Sheriff’s Office and urge them to take a closer look at this case. Florida law protects all animals– including “farm animals”– from abuse and neglect.


Sheriff Gary S. Borders
Lake County Sheriff’s Office


Rajee Seetharam (138)
Sunday March 21, 2010, 8:26 am
How could he do this to the cows and fill his belly inside the house?! I will never be able to understand cruelty of any form!
Thanks and noted Simone!

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Sunday March 21, 2010, 10:02 am

Chiara Stratton (7)
Sunday March 21, 2010, 10:21 am
poor cows, even if farm animals wil be used for meat AT LEAST offer them a good life and dont make them suffer!!!!!!!

Pauline P (46)
Friday April 23, 2010, 12:05 pm
I emailed the Sherrif,.Thanks
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