Category: Animals

Operation Collar: Sussex Police are taking action to prevent dog theft as soaring prices for pets during lockdown has seen a rise in theft nationally.

Their dedicated Rural Crime Team (RCT) is tackling this devastating crime by working closely with partner agencies, gathering intelligence and highlighting crime prevention among the dog owning community. Reports of dog theft are thankfully relatively low in Sussex but police do ask dog owners to take necessary steps to keep them […]

Sheep killed in ‘horrific dog attack’ at Lewes beauty spot

Dog owners are being called upon to keep their pets on leads near sheep after one was brutally killed and two others were left injured at Landport Bottom Nature Reserve in Lewes.  Witnesses to the attack, which happened on December 3 or early the following morning, are urged to contact police.  The dead sheep had its throat ripped out, with bite marks confirming it […]