Dog mauls boy at primary school

A dog which mauled a five-year-old boy was being shown to schoolchildren as a last day of term treat, it has emerged. The boy was attacked in the playground of a primary school in Co Antrim this morning.

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Five-year-old boy attacked by dog in Northern Ireland

A five-year-old boy is in a serious condition in hospital after he was mauled by a dog in County Antrim.

The attack occurred at Carniny Primary School on the outskirts of Ballymena. The Health and Safety Executive is investigating.

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