Saturday 24 February, 2024

Over 20 sheep killed after being 'suffocated' during suspected dog incident

North Wales Police said they suspect a dog had entered the pen and 'frightened' the sheep to death

clock • 1 min read
North Wales Police said 22 ewes and lambs were killed after a suspected dog attack (generic)
Image:

North Wales Police said 22 ewes and lambs were killed after a suspected dog attack (generic)

Over 20 sheep have died after ‘suffocating and panicking' during a suspected incident with a dog in Wales. North Wales Police said 22 ewes and lambs died in a lambing shed at a farm in Llannefydd, Conwy...

To continue reading this article...

Join Farmers Guardian

  • Farmers Guardian is the ultimate resource for farmers, providing unparalleled coverage of the key issues and trends affecting the agricultural industry.
  • Real-Time Updates: Get the latest news and analysis on what's happening in the agricultural sector right now. From market trends to technological advancements.
  • Expert Insights for Smart Decision Making: We provide in-depth articles and features designed to help you navigate the ever-changing agricultural landscape. From crop management techniques to livestock breeding strategies, our goal is to arm you with the tools you need for profitable farming.
  • Join the Farmers Guardian community today and unlock a world of knowledge and opportunities for your agricultural business. We are dedicated to supporting farmers like you, and our mission is to empower you with the information and resources needed to thrive.

Register now Become a member

 

Already a member?

Login

Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire

Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire

VIEW ADVERT
£POA

For Sale Lopcombe, Wiltshire - Offers Invited

For Sale Lopcombe, Wiltshire - Offers Invited

VIEW ADVERT
£POA

For Sale A two bed, Grade II listed stone farmhouse

For Sale A two bed, Grade II listed stone

VIEW ADVERT
£POA

More on Rural crime

Welsh farmers left 'shattered' after 200 animals killed by 'speeding' vehicles

Welsh farmers left 'shattered' after 200 animals killed by 'speeding' vehicles

Sian Rees, a farmer from Llanrhidian, said she had lost 40 cows on the roads alone since 2021

clock 17 February 2024 • 3 min read
Farmer refuses to let fly-tippers leave after dumping waste near Warwickshire estate

Farmer refuses to let fly-tippers leave after dumping waste near Warwickshire estate

Warwickshire Rural Crime Team said they made the offenders clean up the rubbish they had fly-tipped close to the Packington Estate

clock 14 February 2024 • 1 min read
Pensioner dumps more than 7,000 tonnes of waste at Devon farm

Pensioner dumps more than 7,000 tonnes of waste at Devon farm

The Environment Agency said Roger Baker had deposited the waste at a farm in Exeter but then failed to remove it after over five years

clock 13 February 2024 • 1 min read