21 May 2022

Seven sheep injured during savage dog attack in Longford

A number of sheep were injured after a dog attack in Killashee, Co Longford, on Monday, January 20. 

A total of seven sheep were injured during an attack by three dogs, which resulted in three sheep being put down due to injuries suffered. One of the three dogs, a Labrador, was shot following the attacks. 

Local gardaí have been notified of the incident. 

Also read: Farmer recovering in hospital after cow attack

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