Thursday, January 12, 2012

Pony mutilated in attack in Wales

A loving pet owner has spoken of her horror after finding her beloved pony had been sadistically tortured and mutilated.

Linda Vickerage found the maimed remains of her seven-year-old Welsh pony, Barney, on Thursday evening when she had gone to give him and her other pony, Fella, their evening feed.

Having made the horrific discovery, Linda called the police and then a vet, who found Barney had been subjected to vicious injuries, including having his eyes removed, his mouth slit, his ear cut, and been slashed along his body, exposing his organs.

Linda, a practice nurse who lives in Ciffig, Carmarthenshire, is now fearing for Fella’s welfare and says she believes those responsible may have returned on Friday night and removed another chunk of Barney’s ear. Read More