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Case ID: 19940
Classification: Neglect / Abandonment
Animal: horse, cow, other farm animal
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Friday, Jul 5, 2013


Charges: Felony CTA
Disposition: Alleged
Case Images: 1 files available

Abuser names unreleased

The Guardia Civil in Castellon has charged a resident of Benicàssim, as alleged perpetrator of abuse and neglect of animals. Guardia Civil had conducted several inspections in the province of Castellón.
In an inspection, the policemen found that, in a farm in the municipality of Borriol (Castellón), they were a bull, a cow and a horse, presenting obvious symptoms of neglect, malnutrition and lack of mobility. These facts were confirmed by the agents and the veterinary services of Castellón (OCAPA), being immobilized animals and disposal of the judicial authorities.

La Guardia Civil de Castellón ha imputado a una persona, vecina de Benicàssim, como supuesto autor de un delito de maltrato y abandono de animales.

La actuación de la Guardia Civil se ha realizado a raíz de diversas inspecciones que viene realizando el SEPRONA (Servicio de Protección de la Naturaleza) de la Guardia Civil en materia de bienestar animal y protección de animales de compañía en la provincia de Castellón.

En una de las inspecciones, los guardias civiles comprobaron que, en una finca del término municipal de Borriol (Castellón), se encontraban un toro, una vaca y un caballo, presentando los dos últimos evidentes síntomas de abandono, desnutrición y falta de movilidad. Dichos hechos fueron confirmados por los agentes y por los servicios veterinarios oficiales de Castellón (OCAPA), quedando inmovilizados los animales y a disposición de la Autoridad Judicial.

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