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Ewe killed in apparent dog attack

17:37 03 March 2014

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Police investigations are continuing today into the death of a ewe, which was reportedly attacked by a dog on a farm near Houghton.

Officers were called at 10.30am on Friday to a report that a dog had attacked several sheep.

No other sheep suffered injuries.

The Houghton Estate did not wish to comment.

1 comment

  • It may not have been a dog at all, there are many other predators which could have done this and without witnessing this I don't think anyone should speculate that it was a dog. And no, I am not a dog owner.

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    Lynda

    Tuesday, March 4, 2014

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