A 30-year-old Parker County antheral was arrested Friday for suspected maltreatment and neglect of 2 German shorthaired pointers, the Parker County Sheriff's Office said.
Ruben James Wilson, 30, was charged with cruelty to non-livestock animals for nonaccomplishment to supply indispensable food, water, attraction and structure aft 2 payment checks recovered the dogs had inadequate conditions.
In June, carnal power officers responded to a payment cheque astatine Wilson's location successful Springtown, authorities said. After they recovered "inadequate conditions," the carnal power officers instructed Wilson to supply capable shelter, food, h2o and to dainty the dogs for worms and issued Wilson a warning.
Then, successful a follow-up payment cheque connected July 4, the officers returned and recovered the dogs, who "appeared malnourished," to person nary nutrient oregon h2o again, authorities said.
Investigators obtained a warrant and arrested Wilson past Friday.
Both dogs were seized and treated for malnutrition. A antheral canine was besides treated for parasites, the Sheriff's Office said.
"We are blessed that some dogs are responding to aesculapian attraction and look to beryllium connected the roadworthy to a afloat recovery," Parker County Sheriff Russ Authier said.
Wilson was released past Saturday connected a $2,500 bond, authorities said, and his lawsuit is being handled by the Parker County Attorney's Office.