York Woman Sentenced After Admitting Neglecting Snakes and Dog
7:51am 31st January 2014
A York woman has been given a community sentence after nine charges of neglecting animals including fourteen snakes and a dog.
64 year old Pauline Wallace of Osbaldwick Lane admitted the charges at a hearing in November and was sentenced by York magistrates yesterday.
Pauline Wallace was was sentenced to a 12 month community supervision order, costs of £250 and a 12 month ban on keeping snakes. She now has 21 days to rehome what she says are 14 snakes she has at home. A deprivation order was made for the dog Alf so the charity can now rehome him.
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