Greene County horse owner charged with neglect

June 05, 2019 06:21 PM

DURHAM - A Greene County horse owner has been arrested after two horses were found with extremely long hooves.

This was at a farm in Durham.

Advertisement – Content Continues Below

The state Department of Environmental Resources say the hooves were about 10 inches long and one of the horses could not stand as a result.

Horses should have their hooves trimmed every six weeks or two months. Investigators estimate these horses hadn't had their feet trimmed for two years.


WNYT Staff

Copyright 2019 WNYT-TV LLC, a Hubbard Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved

Victim identified in Schenectady suspicious death investigation

Albany police investigating two robberies in Center Square neighborhood

Residents in Troy complain that trash is piling up

Trial to begin in connection to Mohawk Hudson bike path murder

Saratoga County Sheriff's Department to host active shooter drill