Location: Shady Grove, PA (US)
Apr 23, 2010 - Shady Grove, PA (US)
Summary charge (civil penalty): Dogs neglected in home
Details: Judge Cunningham set a fine of $200 for each of the citations and ordered the Frieses to permanently surrender their four Siberian huskies. They were also ordered to pay restitution of about $6,500 to the Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter for the cost of veterinary care, grooming and daily care since the dogs were seized.
Mar 26, 2010 - Saint Thomas, PA (US)
(civil penalty): Farmed animal neglect - nearly 80 animals
Details: Ralph and Susan Fries were ordered to pay court fees in addition to $100 fines for each of the 14 animal cruelty citations issued against them. The court fees amount to about $280.
The judge did not order the Frieses to pay restitution and did not have an answer for future custody of the animals.... more...