Riverside horses

A Riverside man was convicted in the Launceston Magistrates Court on 13/05/2015 for the offences of failing to appropriately feed a horse and for working and riding the same horse when it was not fit for the purpose. The penalty issued was a $1,500 fine, a 2 year custody ban on equines, other than two horses currently in his custody, and to reimburse the RSPCA for costs incurred. The animal in question was surrendered and rehomed. Photo horse 1 before Photo horse 1 after Photo horse 2 before Photo horse 2 after