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Report: Pensioner injured in dog attack trying to protect his pet

A 71-year-old pensioner has been left with serious head injuries in a terrifying dog attack, in which he tried to protect his own pet.

Tony Sherborne was walking his Lhasa Apso Max when two loose Bull Mastiffs attacked them in Sheffield.

He had to fight one of the animals off, prising it's jaw open. Michael Billington's report includes graphic images of his injuries.