Man Who Dragged Newborn Calf From Mother, Spared Jail
June 20, 2013
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Dino Cheleman, 48, who used a digger to drag a newborn calf from its mother, has been spared jail.
The Arderley man was accused of causing unnecessary suffering to a protected animal – a red poll heifer breed of cow – in March 2012.
He has now been banned from working with animals for 5 years, was given a 16-week prison sentence suspended for 12 months, was ordered to do 100 hours of unpaid work and pay £280.