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Dog owners urged to 'take the lead' to stop attacks on sheep

Farmers are trying to prevent dog attacks on livestock Photo: ITV

The NFU have launched their 'take the lead' campaign ; urging dog owners to keep their dogs on leads when they are walking them in the countryside.

Attacks on livestock are continuing to rise. They can be distressing - not just for farmers, but for dog owners too.

Charlotte Wilkins has been speaking to farmer, Caroline Harriott; MP for East Worthing, Tim Loughton and Claire Nelman, dog owner.