UPDATE – Man Wanted for Neglecting Mama Dog & Her Pups

Manitoba PostNews

WINNIPEG, MB – RCMP have arrested the man accused of neglecting a mama dog and her pups.

Last evening, John Linklater went to the RCMP detachment in Leaf Rapids, Manitoba, where he was arrested.

In a news release the RCMP thanked the public and the media for their assistance.

Kevin Klein, Manitoba Post


WINNIPEG, MB – RCMP have issued a warrant and released the photo of this man who is wanted for neglecting a mama dog and her pups.

The story of the RCMP rescuing a mother dog and her pups was originally published on Manitoba Post February 16th, you can read it here.

Wednesday Lynn Lake RCMP issued a warrant for the arrest of John Gerald Glen Linklater, 46, of Black Sturgeon Falls First Nation.

Linklater is facing charges under the Criminal Code for causing unnecessary suffering as well as injury to animals.

RCMP are asking anyone with information to contact Lynn Lake RCMP at 204-356-8862 or call Manitoba Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.

Kevin Klein, Manitoba Post

Photo provided by Manitoba RCMP