The owner of an emaciated dog, left alone to starve, has been banned from keeping animals for five years.
David Anthony West, from Greenwich, pleaded guilty to failing to feed his Staffordshire bull terrier properly after he was reported to the RSPCA earlier this year by a member of the public.
- David West was sentenced at Bexley Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday when he was fined £50
- West must also pay £300 costs and £100 in vet fees for the treatment received by by his dog
- He was also given a 12 month supervision order by the court