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February 3, 2015 at 7:14 AM

Man pleads guilty to killing 2 horses in Walla Walla County

The Associated Press WALLA WALLA — A Milton-Freewater man pleaded guilty in Walla Walla to killing two horses last fall at the home of his estranged wife in Touchet, KEPR reports Bud Pratt shot the horses to get back at his wife, even though they didn’t belong to her. She was just boarding them. Pratt will be sentenced…


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January 16, 2013 at 2:49 PM

Eight horses removed after being found with no food or water

The Wenatchee World Okanogan County Sheriff’s deputies removed eight horses from a field near Wauconda on Tuesday after determining they were not being fed or watered. Sheriff Frank Rogers said a Gig Harbor man owns the horses, and told authorities he had asked his son who lives in Tonasket to care for them. Deputies left messages for…


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December 14, 2012 at 7:53 AM

Graham horse owner charged with animal cruelty

The Associated Press The Pierce County prosecutor says a 69-year-old Graham man accused of failing to properly care for more than three dozen horses has been charged with 10 counts of second-degree animal cruelty. John Diller is scheduled for arraignment Dec. 27. Prosecutor Mark Lindquist said yesterday that Pierce County Animal Control was called in late September after…


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November 28, 2012 at 4:47 PM

Budweiser Clydesdales to appear at Walmarts, JBLM

The Budweiser Clydesdales are in Western Washington this week making appearances at several venues. Unfortunately, the horses cannot be seen at the Puyallup fairgrounds where they’re staying, because of the fairgrounds schedule. Note that the horses do not appear when it’s raining. — Thursday, 2 to 4 p.m. Walmart, 310 31st Ave. S.E., Puyallup — Friday,…


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