VIDEO: The "lifelong consequences" of dog attacks

As police target irresponsible dog owners on Merseyside, Assistant Chief Constable Ian Pilling explains why it isn't just dangerous breeds that worry officers.

Plastic surgeon Christian Duncan, from Alder Hey Hospital, talks about the "lifelong consequences" of some of the damage he's seen.

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Police target dog owners to prevent attacks

Police on Merseyside are targeting irresponsible dog owners after a spate of animal attacks. They will stop owners out on streets and in parks, who have animals that are not under control.