Approximate Age: 63
Location: Barrington, RI (US)
Feb 5, 2010 - Barrington, RI (US)
Convicted: Dog has cyst cut out of leg by owner
Sentence: Pleaded no contest to misdemeanor charges of animal cruelty and unauthorized practice of veterinary medicine; ordered to pay $873 in restitution, which will be awarded to the RISPCA.
Judge Michael A. Higgins, acting chief judge of District Court, returned the dog to Macquattie and filed the case, which means that if Macquattie stays out of trouble for a year, the charges will be expunged from his record.