Dog attacks on sheep

Information is being sought after reports of a dog attacking sheep in Garrabost, Isle of Lewis.

Two sheep carrying lambs were attacked on the night of February 1st. A vet report concluded that a large dog is responsible. Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to contact the police on 101 or Crimestoppers 0800 555 111.

Police would like to urge dog owners to be mindful of livestock in the upcoming lambing season, and make sure dogs are on leads.