The former owner of the Krabloonik dog-sledding business pleaded guilty Tuesday to one misdemeanor count of animal cruelty and will likely avoid a jail sentence.
As part of a plea agreement, seven other misdemeanors are to be dismissed against Dan MacEachen, said his attorney Greg Greer of Glenwood Springs. MacEachen could receive as long as 18 months in jail and/or a $5,000 fine. But the terms of the plea deal call for MacEachen to receive probation and no jail time, Greer told Judge Erin Fernandez-Ely of Pitkin County Court.
Full Story »