Owner and caretaker cited for animal neglect in Terrebonne

By RL

The owner and the caretaker of the 85 horses in Terrebonne that were removed from their property due to health and hoof issues have both been cited with one count each of animal neglect 1, which is a felony. 67-year-old Linda Stream and 41-year-old Christina Hart were both cited. According to the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office, 2 horses had to be put down on Sunday as the others were being transported to the large animal rescue ranch east of Bend. Monday, another 8 horses had to be euthanized due to failing health issues. The other 75 horses continue to receive much-needed care. Those looking to help can make a monetary donation at www.sheriff.deschutes.org on the link donate to help the rescue horses.