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Whistler Sled Dog Foundation calling for due diligence

November 25, 2012

The Foundation hopes tour companies will keep an eye on who they work with and people who go on tours to ask the right questions. They says it’s up to the community to ensure dogs are safe. News1130: Recent News Articles

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Probation, no jail time for man convicted in B.C. sled dog slaughter

November 23, 2012

A man who pleaded guilty to the slaughter of dozens of sled dogs will not spend time in prison, a judge has ruled, concluding the man had the “best interests” of the dogs at heart when he culled the pack near Whistler after a slump in business following the 2010 Olympics. Vancouver Sun – News [...]

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Whistler Sliding Centre steers a course to financial success

November 23, 2012

WHISTLER — It’s not close to covering its current operating costs yet, but the sliding centre built for the 2010 Winter Olympics at a cost of $ 109 million should be around a lot longer than the 2006 Olympic track. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Man at the center of sled dog cull sentenced to three years probation, $1500 fine

November 23, 2012
Man at the center of sled dog cull sentenced to three years probation, $1500 fine

The man behind the cull of 56 sled dogs in Whistler two years ago was sentenced to three years probation and a $ 1500 fine in court today. Global TV BC News

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Crown not seeking jail time for sled dog killer

November 23, 2012

Crown is asking a judge to sentence Robert Fawcett to three years probation, 200 hours of community service and a $ 5000 fine. Fawcett culled 56 sled dogs in Whistler after the 2010 Olympics. News1130: Recent News Articles

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