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…More
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The Associated Press POULSBO, Kitsap County — The Washington State Patrol says a semi-truck hit four horses walking on a road about 3 a.m. Friday in Kitsap County. Troopers say three horses died at the scene four miles north of Poulsbo, and the fourth suffered serious injuries and was taken to a veterinary hospital.More
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…More
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…More
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,…More