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Remembering Credit Card

Remembering Credit Card

The roping horse was slaughtered by the perps of the Southern Arkansas University horse theft. Watch and share the video remembering the rodeo horse Credit Card....
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USEF Considers Reinstatement for Criminal Horse Trainers

USEF Considers Reinstatement for Criminal Horse Trainers

The USEF is considering reinstating two of the horse industry’s notorious criminals. Virginia hunter jumper trainers Keg Berlin and Josh Cardine were convicted of fraud in 2004 and served time in federal prison....
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FBI Labels Animal Cruelty a Crime Against Society

Animal Cruelty a Crime Against Society: FBI [2019 Update]

Research shows animal abusers are more likely to also harm people. It is this link that inspired the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to change the way it classifies those who harm animals....
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Whether intermittent, short-term or chronic, she recommends looking at the animal's level of emotional suffering when evaluating criminal animal abuse cases.

Veterinary Forensics Role in Animal Cruelty Cases

Veterinary forensics expert says look at each state's animal cruelty laws to see if they address both pain and suffering in animals....
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Kountz Arena owner enters plea in horse abuse case

Dayle Kountz: Probation for Horse Cruelty

Two-time animal cruelty offender A Montana judge sentenced the owner of Kountz Arena to probation Thursday for felony animal cruelty. Bozeman's Dayle Kountz kept his stallion Young Doc Bar alive after an accident w...
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Purported Equine Veterinarian Harming NJ Horses: Attorney General

Purported Equine Veterinarian Harming NJ Horses: Attorney General

Accused of deceiving clients, a New Jersey woman is facing action after she allegedly impersonated a licensed equine veterinarian. Officials say Jacque Smith's lack of qualifications caused some horses to suffer horrific ...
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Farrier Ronnie Epperson allegedly poisoned three horses to death.

Farrier Charged with 3 Counts Aggravated Animal Cruelty

Tennessee farrier Ronnie Epperson is facing animal abuse charges after authorities say he poisoned his ex-girlfriend's horses to death. Epperson turned himself in last week to Arkansas authorities. He is charged with 3 fe...
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Emily Champion's Brother Pleads Guilty to Family's Kentucky Murder

No chance of parole A Kentucky man charged with killing his equine veterinarian sister, parents and alleged hit-man entered a guilty plea to four counts of murder Thursday. Ryan Champion, 38, also pleaded guilty to t...
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Christian Clews Child Porn Charges

Clews Horse Ranch Owner Faces Federal Child Porn Charges

View Child Porn Complaint (details are graphic) A California boarding stable owner is facing federal child pornography charges. Christian Clews, 51, of San Diego, is charged with two counts of knowingly possessing ...
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Seminole County Sheriff deputies found cocaine, Diazepam, and alcohol at the scene of the single-car crash.

Orlando Equine Veterinarian Charged with DUI, Cocaine Possession

Florida equine veterinarian Scott Langton is facing felony charges for possessing cocaine and a schedule IV controlled substance. Prosecutors charged Langton with driving under the influence and hit and run after he cras...
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An Arkansas parole board has granted William 'Billy' Hamilton an early release from prison.

Jaci Jackson Released from Prison in SAU Horse Theft Case

Possibly one of the most hated cowgirls in the country -- Jaci Jackson -- is out of prison after serving less than two years behind bars. Officials released the barrel racer from the Wrightsville Women's Facility in Arka...
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Stallion with three legs left without vet care

Dayle Kountz's Horsemanship Practices: In His Words

The owner of Kountz Arena, in Montana, is offering a glimpse into his horse care practices from a prior animal abuse case. Dayle Kountz is charged with felony animal cruelty....
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California Trainer Aron Jacques Charged in Horses' Deaths

Accused Horse Abuser in California Jail

A former California hunter/jumper trainer charged with felony animal cruelty is in jail after failing to appear at a pretrial hearing Tuesday. The court issued a warrant for Aron Jacques's arrest....
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Charges Recommended in California Horses' Deaths

California Equestrian Sentenced to Jail in Animal Cruelty Case

A former California hunter/jumper trainer was sentenced to two-years behind bars Tuesday for horse abuse. Once released, Aron Jacques cannot own or be around any animals for 10-years....
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Shamus Haws Sentenced in Animal Cruelty Case for Horses' Deaths

Shamus Haws Sentenced in Animal Cruelty Case for Horses' Deaths

A Utah horse trainer was sentenced Wednesday to community service in connection with the dehydration deaths of four horses. Shamus Haws was convicted of animal cruelty....
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Charged with Animal Cruelty Virginia Horse Rescuer Released on $75K Bond

Charged with Animal Cruelty Virginia Horse Rescuer Released on $75K Bond

A Virginia horse rescue operator and warmblood breeder charged with 27 counts of animal cruelty is out of jail. Anne Goland, of Peaceable Farm, was released Friday on $75,000 bond....
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Brunzell Jail Ends Dual Peppy Neglect Saga

Brunzell Appeals Animal Cruelty Case

A Colorado horse breeder convicted of animal abuse was scheduled to begin her jail sentence Friday. Instead of turning herself into jail, Sherri Brunzell posted a $10,000 appeals bond....
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Brunzell Jail Ends Dual Peppy Neglect Saga

Convicted Horse Abuser Begins Jail Sentence in Colorado

A Colorado horse breeder convicted of animal abuse is scheduled to begin her jail sentence Friday. It comes after a judge denied Sherri Brunzell's request for a new trial this week....
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Properly engaging the horse's back can avoid painful back issues like Kissing Spine.

Notorious NY Dressage Trainer Charged with Felony Grand Larceny

A New York dressage trainer, with a long list of aliases and arrests, is in trouble with the law again. Kimberly Martin, of Warwick, is charged with felony grand larceny, according to authorities....
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Former Horse Rescue Operator Wanted on 100K Warrants

Fraudster Horse Rescue Operator Enters Plea to Felony Animal Cruelty

Thomas Jessberger and co-defendant, Darlene Rindal, operated Rocky Acres Horse Rescue and ran a horse boarding and training operation out of the same Montana property. Both were charged with 34 felony counts of animal c...
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