The owner of a dog that was stabbed by an intruder near Penrith is offering a £3,000 reward for any information that leads to the conviction of the person responsible.
13-year-old Sky was injured during a break in at Larch Cottage Nurseries at Melkinthorpe.
She's now out of danger after two operations but it still having to make regular visits to the vet.
Her owner, Peter Stott, says he's shocked by what happened.
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