The tabby, named Charlie, had to be put down.
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Joeseph White also isn't allowed to own pets for 10 years.
Both women were fined and handed 20-year bans on owning animals.
The couple's dog, Chewy, had a ruptured eyeball due to lack of proper vet care.
The BC SPCA received over 8,800 complaints in 2014 alone.
The two-year-old female Labrador-cross and an eight-year-old female Rottweiler/shepherd cross died in May.
Seems door-knocking can actually come in handy!
"... all it takes is an unexpected gust of wind or a sudden noise to spook a cat for a potentially fatal fall to occur."
In total, 35 dogs, 16 horses, and six cats were taken into the SPCA's care.
The rabbits were being raised for their meat, but weren't being properly cared for...
"I've never myself seen an abuse case like this."
"... an extremely disturbing level of violence was inflicted on this poor dog."
The offence carries a maximum penalty of a $75,000 fine, up to two years in jail or a lifetime ban on owning animals.
A veterinarian found a large pendant, four lighters, a fish hook, and a SIM card inside Ryder's stomach.
"The dog continued whimpering and then he put his hand around the dog's neck until it stopped."
She ate gravel and dirt to stay alive.
She weighed just 15 kilograms — a healthy husky should be around 24 kilograms, said SPCA officials.
Animal cruelty charges have been laid against the former CEO of a high-profile catering company who is accused of mistreated a friend's puppy.
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