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Benjamin Mantilla (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Davie Man Charged With Cruelty For Treatment Of Horses

A little more than two weeks after near two dozen horses were removed from his property, a Davie man has been charged. Benjamin Mantilla, 54, is facing 21 counts of cruelty to animals.

01/29/2014

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Neglected Horses Given Food & Care

Starving and standing in about a foot of their own waste, nearly two dozen neglected horses were rescued from a Davie ranch over the weekend.

01/13/2014

Two severely malnourished horses were rescued from their owners and taken in by a rescue organization in Davie. (Source: CBS4)

Starving Horses Rescued From Owner

It’s a sickening sight, a horse that is nothing more than skin and protruding bones—it’s one of the two horses that have been neglected and hungry for months.

07/30/2013

Several arrests made at an illegal slaughter farm in Southwest Miami-Dade. (Source: CBS4)

2 Arrests Made At Illegal Slaughterhouse In SW Miami-Dade

A father and son were arrested on charges of animal cruelty Friday at a location described as an illegal slaughter house in Southwest Miami-Dade.

CBS Miami–06/28/2013

Arrest warrants served at this alleged illegal slaughter farm near Homestead on June 21, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

3 Arrests At Alleged Illegal Slaughter Farm Near Homestead

Three people were arrested Friday after law enforcement officials raided an alleged illegal slaughter farm in the Homestead area.

CBS Miami–06/21/2013

Joey from the London West End play ' War Horse' rises arrives for a Christmas carol singing event in London's Leicester Square on December 21, 2012.      (Photo credit: MAX NASH/AFP/Getty Images)

“War Horse” Gallops Into Broward Center

“War Horse,” the five-time Tony Award-winning show about a young boy and his beloved horse opens in South Florida this week.

CBS Miami–05/07/2013

Nearly a dozen starving horses were rescued from a Southwest Miami-Dade property.  (Source: CBS4)

Starving Horses Found In SW Miami-Dade County

The South Florida Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals said it was impounding nearly a dozen horses in Southwest Miami-Dade County Monday after the horses were found starving.

CBS Miami–04/08/2013

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Kentucky Derby Hopefuls Gear Up For The Big Day In May

The six races that comprise the last significant races of the Derby prep season carry a combined purse of 5.5 million dollars. However, the trainers and owners running their colts in these six races have a much bigger prize in mind.

CBS4–04/03/2012

(CBS4) Emaciated horses found in Southwest Miami-Dade on March 5th, 2012.

Arrest Made In SW Miami-Dade Horse Abuse Case

Miami-Dade police have made an arrest in the most recent case of malnourished and dead animals found in Southwest Miami-Dade.

CBS4–03/28/2012

Undercover M-D Cops Looking For Clues In Slaughters Of Horses

An undercover Miami-Dade Police detective told CBS4 Friday that he is looking at several possible suspects in the recent slayings of horses in Miami-Dade; but is urging the public to help by providing more specific tips about horses slaughters.

CBS4–03/23/2012

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