Dog breeder jailed for six months

Lisa Walsh Credit: Norfolk Trading Standards

A puppy breeder from Norfolk has been jailed for six months for cheating customers out of thousands of pounds by claiming her dogs were pedigrees.

Lisa Walsh from Barnham Broom also falsified the dog's health records.

The judge described her as a skilled and sophisticated fraudster who preyed on the emotions of dog lovers and owners.

She was also banned from breeding or selling dogs for 5 years.