Dogs kept in ‘atrocious’ conditions at Bridgewater puppy farm, owner fined $45,000

Adam Holmes
Updated February 24 2017 - 12:19pm, first published 11:44am

THE owner of a puppy farm south of Bridgewater where dogs were found in “atrocious” conditions has been fined $45,000 and must pay more than $13,000 in court costs after losing an appeal.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

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