Tag: animal

  • Ballybofey farmer in court on raft of animal cruelty and welfare charges

    A Ballybofey man has appeared in court on a raft of animal cruelty and welfare charges. Farmer Neil Doherty, of Sessaighoneill, appeared before Letterkenny District Court. The 64-year-old faces 36 charges of animal cruelty and a further 13 charges of animal welfare. Among the charges are that on January 7th, 2022 at Mullandrait, Stranorlar, being…

  • Banned Letterkenny farmer back in court over animal fears

    Concerns were raised in court over the presence of animals on land belonging to a Letterkenny farmer who has been banned from keeping animals for ten years. The matter was raised at Letterkenny District Court, where Leslie Stewart was due to be sentenced over a breach of a court order. Stewart, a 75-year-old from The…