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by / on April 1, 2017 at 7:42 am / in Local News & Archive

Kinmel Bay man banned for dog neglect

A Kinmel Bay man who admitted cruelly treating two dogs has been banned from keeping animals for ten years. Nathan Lee Fisher (24) pleaded guilty to causing unnecessary suffering to the Akita dogs. ‘Kuma’ was found dead underneath a trampoline, while its mother, Layla, was so skinny, she was described by an inspector as a ”bag of bones”. Police called out […]

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by / on March 27, 2017 at 12:42 pm / in Local News & Archive

Rhyl sand dunes damaged by fire

North Wales Fire Service and Rhyl Coastguard were called to Horton’s Nose in Rhyl on Sunday afternoon after fire began to spread along the sand dunes. Fire broke out on Horton’s Nose just before 5pm with flames grown quickly. Point FM’s Craig K who was walking his dog along the public footpath at the time called the emergency services after […]

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by / on January 5, 2017 at 9:00 am / in Local News & Archive

Bulldogs to be put down after Meliden attacks

Magistrates have ordered five bulldogs to be put down after they attacked two women at a house in Meliden. The owner, Donna Whitelam, was banned from keeping dogs for two years after she pleaded guilty four charges of keeping dangerously out of control animals at her home on Isfryn Road. Whitelam’s neighbour, Lisa Quinton and Avon lady Louise Houghton were bitten on […]

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by / on November 28, 2016 at 12:50 pm / in Local News & Archive

Denbighshire council plea after dog fouling incident

Denbighshire County Council is re-iterating its message for dog owners to clean up after their animals. The latest warning follows an incident where a child playing rugby on Cae Ddol fields in Ruthin managed to get dog mess on their gum guard, which could have had serious consequences for the child’s health. Councillor David Smith, Cabinet Lead Member for Environment, […]

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by / on November 23, 2016 at 8:30 am / in Local News & Archive

Organised crime linked to livestock thefts

Rural detectives believe organised crime gangs are behind a spate of livestock thefts across North Wales. Over 100 animals have been taken from farms in the Conwy, Denbighshire and Gwynedd areas. In the last week alone, over 80 sheep have disappeared in Bala, Betws-y-Coed, Llanrwst and Rhaullt Hill. Police say because of the large number of animals stolen from the […]

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