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Cow Worrying Fears

Police say they are investigating after a dog was shot during an attack on cattle at a farm near Penzance.

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3 rare breed cattle injured in dog attack

The dog, described by eyewitnesses as a 'pit bull type' ran into the fields last night. Credit: ITV Westcountry

3 rare breed cattle have been injured in a dog attack. The dog was shot and killed by a farmer as it mauled one of the cows at a farm in Perranuthnoe near Penzance. Devon & Cornwall Police said the farmer was within his rights to shoot the animal, and weren't making any further investigations.

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