Officials Ask For Help To Care For Seized Horses

Officials in Rockcastle County are asking for the public's help to care for horses seized in an animal cruelty case.

Investigators say they found five dead horses and 21 others in bad shape at a farm. 54-year-old Jerry Campbell has been cited.

The Rockcastle County Fiscal Court is now in charge of taking care of the horses, it needs financial help.

If you'd like to donate, you can send a check to:

Rockcastle County Fiscal Court
P.O. Box 755.
Mt. Vernon, KY 40456.


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  • by lonewolf2 Location: eastern ky on Apr 21, 2008 at 04:41 AM
    wow wheres all the people that are complaining about the abuse of horses an animals theres a address here for you to send your donation wheres it at? see people you all talk about doing things donating heres your chance seems like the animal lovers pocket books is thin isnt it? complain complain an dont do a thing hold your heads up high people your no better than the people thats in trouble for these things they have tried maybe not done the best job but they arent complaining like some on here the address is there people now its time to put up or shut up donate the extra money YOU ALL act like you got but its a known fact people that complain DONT do a thing TRUTH HURTS times are hard even for the big money animal lovers bring back the slaughter houses its more humane than letting them starve maybe not the best solution but nothings much worse than starving remember times are hard an getting worse GODSPEED
  • by blah blah blah Location: kentucky on Apr 18, 2008 at 02:53 PM
    the officials got them let them foot the bill it just might give them a idea just what it cost to take care of them an from what ive heard the horses are older than dirt let them go back to dust

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