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Nizato to face trial in starved-dog case
Orange County Register ^ | September 14th, 2010 | Samantha Gowen

Posted on 09/14/2010 9:53:29 PM PDT by South40

The felony case of animal cruelty against Kimberly Nizato was held over for trial Tuesday.

Judge Richard M. Goul found sufficient evidence for trial following at a preliminary hearing that spanned nearly five months of scheduling conflicts and a crowded court calendar.

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The dog, now known as Courage, was removed from her home by a former co-worker, Lisa Whiseant, who took the 37-pound dog to an emergency clinic in Garden Grove. The veterinarian who treated the dog said his bowels were impacted with dirt, which had debilitated him to near death.

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Background story:

Neglected German shepherd eats dirt to survive

(Excerpt) Read more at ocpets.ocregister.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Miscellaneous; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: courage
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1 posted on 09/14/2010 9:53:31 PM PDT by South40
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To: South40

People who’d starved to death in Ireland during the potato famine had green stains around their mouths — from eating grass.


2 posted on 09/14/2010 9:55:59 PM PDT by SatinDoll (NO FOREIGN NATIONALS AS OUR PRESIDENT!)
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To: South40; Salamander

Justice for Courage!


3 posted on 09/14/2010 9:56:54 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: South40

The Courage the German Shepherd is a dog, but the defendant is a bitch.


4 posted on 09/14/2010 9:57:09 PM PDT by Clintonfatigued (Obama's more worried about Israelis building houses than he is about Islamists building atomic bombs)
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To: South40

If the guy could play football, all would be forgiven!


5 posted on 09/14/2010 9:57:37 PM PDT by fortheDeclaration (When the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn (Pr.29:2))
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To: Slings and Arrows
Yes, S&A. Courage is now 85lbs and growing.


6 posted on 09/14/2010 10:00:30 PM PDT by South40 ("Islam has a long tradition of tolerance." ~Hussein Obama, June 4, 2009, Cairo, Egypt)
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To: Clintonfatigued

And hopefully she’ll soon be a convicted felon bitch.


7 posted on 09/14/2010 10:01:54 PM PDT by South40 ("Islam has a long tradition of tolerance." ~Hussein Obama, June 4, 2009, Cairo, Egypt)
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To: South40; Brad's Gramma

Grammie!
You need to see this!


8 posted on 09/14/2010 10:03:06 PM PDT by MS.BEHAVIN (Women who behave rarely make history)
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To: South40

Nizato looks like she should be chained to a tree and starved.


9 posted on 09/14/2010 10:03:49 PM PDT by DTogo (High time to bring back the Sons of Liberty !!)
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To: MS.BEHAVIN

Ms. B...thank you!! I’ve been following this story from the beginning...the emotions run ..... deep.

HOORAY that she’s FINALLY be taken to court!!!!!!!!

That dog is BEAUTIFUL!!! Have you seen more pics of him? ;)


10 posted on 09/14/2010 10:07:08 PM PDT by Bradís Gramma (Here's a thought!! Donate to the website you are on RIGHT NOW!!)
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To: Brad's Gramma

No, I haven’t.
I am so happy that he is thriving, now.
Poor baby!
Honestly, how can anybody DO something like this?
I have three little monsters, lol..
They are all fat and sassy!


11 posted on 09/14/2010 10:10:30 PM PDT by MS.BEHAVIN (Women who behave rarely make history)
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To: Slings and Arrows

I second that!
Did you watch the video of him?
LOL
He’s a “talker”!


12 posted on 09/14/2010 10:12:00 PM PDT by MS.BEHAVIN (Women who behave rarely make history)
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To: Brad's Gramma

Courage has a new playmate named Jenna, also from the German Shepherd Rescue of Orange County. I have seen her before.


13 posted on 09/14/2010 10:18:08 PM PDT by chrisinoc
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To: MS.BEHAVIN

She’s evil. She worked with animals. She’s got a small child. She watched that dog starve....daily.

YOU HAVEN’T SEEN PICTURES???

(heh)

Drats...I thought I could find them REAL fast...you’ll just have to wait, then. (please remind me...)

He’s in his forever home, and I guess they adopted a girl, too...so he & she can run free & play. And all lived, happily, ever after. ;)


14 posted on 09/14/2010 10:21:21 PM PDT by Bradís Gramma (Here's a thought!! Donate to the website you are on RIGHT NOW!!)
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To: Brad's Gramma
here

http://ocpets.ocregister.com/2010/08/30/courage-update-dog-stars-in-calendar/64747

and here

http://ocpets.ocregister.com/2010/09/10/courage-joins-pals-at-my-dogs-face/66699

15 posted on 09/14/2010 10:21:24 PM PDT by Arizona Carolyn
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To: Arizona Carolyn

Is that his gal pal??? I’ve only seen one pic.


16 posted on 09/14/2010 10:22:27 PM PDT by Bradís Gramma (Here's a thought!! Donate to the website you are on RIGHT NOW!!)
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To: Brad's Gramma

The blond in the second pic is his girl friend... a beauty, too. The smartest dog I ever had in my life was a German Shepard, I loved that dog and she was always right by my side protecting me.


17 posted on 09/14/2010 10:25:13 PM PDT by Arizona Carolyn
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To: South40

Amen to that!!


18 posted on 09/14/2010 10:26:02 PM PDT by MarMema
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To: Brad's Gramma


19 posted on 09/14/2010 10:26:58 PM PDT by South40 ("Islam has a long tradition of tolerance." ~Hussein Obama, June 4, 2009, Cairo, Egypt)
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To: Brad's Gramma

This is Courage’s new mate. When I met her she was a bit wild but I heard she is doing great with Courage.

http://www.gsroc.org/available_dogs_detail.asp?ID=1929


20 posted on 09/14/2010 10:28:34 PM PDT by chrisinoc
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