Animal Welfare Minister Lord Taylor says we've seen tragic instances of attacks by dangerous dogs, and irresponsible dog ownership has a serious impact on many of our communities. He says the clampdown sends a clear message that dog owners are responsible for keeping their animals under control.
"We are determined to crack down on people who fail to keep their dogs under control, and earlier this year we consulted on measures to do this including extending the dangerous dogs laws so they cover private property''
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The report described the attackers as ‘Takifiri gunmen’.
Reports described the assailants as ‘Takifiri gunmen’, a term previously used to describe the Islamic State group.
The weekend is set to start off chilly and fine, but wet weather is anticipated later in the day.