Prosecutor Charges Former Owner of Horses Abandoned Near McBride

Prosecutors in McBride, British Columbia (B.C.), Canada filed charges on February 24, 2009, against Frank Mackay, the Edmonton lawyer who abandoned two of his pack horses–Belle and Sundance–on the slopes of Mount Renshaw last fall.  The horses were rescued in December 2008 by a group of volunteers from McBride who dug a trench in deep snow and led … Continue reading

Belle and Sundance Go Their Separate Ways

The two horses abandoned in the mountains near McBride, British Columbia (B.C.) last Fall, and rescued by a team of volunteers in the weeks before Christmas 2009 have been placed in new, permanent homes in B.C., according to the B.C. SPCA, after their former owner’s request that they be returned to him was denied.   Unfortunately, the … Continue reading