Police issue warning to dog owners after sheep killed
PUBLISHED: 12:28 20 January 2009 | UPDATED: 22:53 15 June 2010
TWO SHEEP were killed in fields in the Wilmington area between January 14 and 15.
TWO SHEEP were killed in fields in the Wilmington area between January 14 and 15.Police say it appears to have been a dog attack and is asking for anybody with any information to contact them on 0845 2777 444.PC Mark Carnall said: "I would like it known that a farmer is well within his rights to shoot a dog if he catches it worrying his livestock."When walking dogs, owners should keep them on a lead when they are in a field with livestock in it.
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