Connect with us

Breaking News

Appeal after shot dog found dead in Moray woods


News

Appeal after shot dog found dead in Moray woods

The Scottish SPCA is appealing for information after a shot dog was found dead in a bag in woods in Moray.The female black and white border collie was discovered between Nether Dallachy and Spey Bay, Fochabers, by a member of the public on 25 November.The animal charity said the dog was in a plastic feed-type…

Appeal after shot dog found dead in Moray woods

The Scottish SPCA is appealing for information after a shot dog was found dead in a bag in woods in Moray.

The female black and white border collie was discovered between Nether Dallachy and Spey Bay, Fochabers, by a member of the public on 25 November.

The animal charity said the dog was in a plastic feed-type bag, which had been taped up and an attempt made to set it on fire.

It is believed the dog was nine years old and called Nell.

Scottish SPCA inspector Lesley Crockett said: “A post-mortem showed that the dog had been killed by a single shot but had a very severe mammary tumour which had not been treated.

Did You See This CB Softwares?

37 SOFTWARE TOOLS... FOR $27!?

Join Affiliate Bots Right Away

“She had also had abdominal surgery within the last six months.

“The dog was micro chipped to its previous owner, who had sold her four years previously. It is an offence to fail to provide veterinary treatment for an animal that is sick or injured – we would be keen to speak to the owners to establish the circumstances.”

Click to comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

To Top