Bonniedale Farm owner faces animal neglect charge

The owner of a Scituate farm is accused of neglecting a horse in his care.

Dan McKenzie, of Bonniedale Farm, was arrested and charged on Friday morning after animal officials said the failed to adequately feed a horse that lost more than 200 pounds.

The horse had been removed from his property in November and has since improved.

McKenzie is scheduled to be arraigned on March 13 in Kent County District Court.

Animal officials found substandard care for a number of the animals at the farm, but said they could only charge the owner with the one incident.