Neath police are appealing for information after a 'disturbing' and 'mindless' attack on a sheep at a Pontardawe farm.
A ewe was stabbed in the head with a large screwdriver, which was left embedded. Police believe the attack happened sometime between last Sunday and Tuesday lunchtime.
The ewe, who had young lambs, was treated by a vet and is now recovering.
Anyone with information should call PCSO Mark Jones on 07805 301 531, Neath police station on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, quoting incident number 62120198736.