UK Dog Attack Horror: Two American XL Bulldogs Kill 22 Pregnant Sheep, Shot Dead by Farmer in South Wales; In-Charge Banned From Keeping Dogs for Five Years

In a distressing incident that unfolded in South Wales, a farmer was forced to shoot two American XL Bulldogs after they brutally attacked and killed 22 pregnant sheep while injuring an additional 48.

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UK Dog Attack Horror: Two American XL Bulldogs Kill 22 Pregnant Sheep, Shot Dead by Farmer in South Wales; In-Charge Banned From Keeping Dogs for Five Years
American XL Bulldog (Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

South Wales, September 2: In a distressing incident that unfolded in South Wales, a farmer was forced to shoot two American XL Bulldogs after they brutally attacked and killed 22 pregnant sheep while injuring an additional 48. The incident occurred on March 6 on private agricultural land in Rhosllanerchrugog when the dogs managed to escape from their home. David Hughes, 26, residing in Pen y Wern, Rhosllanerchrugog, appeared before Wrexham Magistrates Court on August 22.

He admitted to being in charge of a dangerously out-of-control dog and being the owner of dogs that worried livestock. As a result of his actions, Hughes was banned from keeping dogs for five years and was ordered to pay £900 in fines. According to the Mirror reports, the horrific incident profoundly impacted the farmer, who made numerous attempts to halt the frenzied attack on his livestock but failed to regain control of the aggressive dogs. Dog Attack in London Video: Three Pet Dogs Chase, Maul Woman at Abbots Park in Brixton, Horrifying Incident Caught on Camera.

The situation escalated when one of the Bulldogs turned aggressive toward him, ultimately leading to the farmer resorting to using lethal force to protect his animals. The financial repercussions of the incident were substantial, with the total cost exceeding £14,000. The emotional and financial strain on the farmer, who is still grappling with the aftermath, highlights the severity of livestock attacks and their broader implications. Pitbull Attack in Delhi Caught on Camera: Brave Woman Rescues Boy as Aggressive Pitbull Terrier Dog Attacks Locals in Uttam Nagar, Old Video Goes Viral Again.

PC Chris James underscored the importance of responsible dog ownership, emphasising that such incidents are far too common and their impact on both animals and their keepers is immense. He stressed the necessity of keeping pets on a leash and under control, especially in rural areas, and urged owners to ensure their homes and gardens are secure if dogs are left alone.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Sep 02, 2023 01:53 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website latestly.com).

UK Dog Attack Horror: Two American XL Bulldogs Kill 22 Pregnant Sheep, Shot Dead by Farmer in South Wales; In-Charge Banned From Keeping Dogs for Five Years
American XL Bulldog (Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

South Wales, September 2: In a distressing incident that unfolded in South Wales, a farmer was forced to shoot two American XL Bulldogs after they brutally attacked and killed 22 pregnant sheep while injuring an additional 48. The incident occurred on March 6 on private agricultural land in Rhosllanerchrugog when the dogs managed to escape from their home. David Hughes, 26, residing in Pen y Wern, Rhosllanerchrugog, appeared before Wrexham Magistrates Court on August 22.

He admitted to being in charge of a dangerously out-of-control dog and being the owner of dogs that worried livestock. As a result of his actions, Hughes was banned from keeping dogs for five years and was ordered to pay £900 in fines. According to the Mirror reports, the horrific incident profoundly impacted the farmer, who made numerous attempts to halt the frenzied attack on his livestock but failed to regain control of the aggressive dogs. Dog Attack in London Video: Three Pet Dogs Chase, Maul Woman at Abbots Park in Brixton, Horrifying Incident Caught on Camera.

The situation escalated when one of the Bulldogs turned aggressive toward him, ultimately leading to the farmer resorting to using lethal force to protect his animals. The financial repercussions of the incident were substantial, with the total cost exceeding £14,000. The emotional and financial strain on the farmer, who is still grappling with the aftermath, highlights the severity of livestock attacks and their broader implications. Pitbull Attack in Delhi Caught on Camera: Brave Woman Rescues Boy as Aggressive Pitbull Terrier Dog Attacks Locals in Uttam Nagar, Old Video Goes Viral Again.

PC Chris James underscored the importance of responsible dog ownership, emphasising that such incidents are far too common and their impact on both animals and their keepers is immense. He stressed the necessity of keeping pets on a leash and under control, especially in rural areas, and urged owners to ensure their homes and gardens are secure if dogs are left alone.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Sep 02, 2023 01:53 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website latestly.com).

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