Ewes could lose lambs following dog attack in North Perrott
Date of alert:
Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Avon & Somerset Constabulary
A FARMER is experiencing an anxious wait to discover whether his ewes will lose their lambs following a dog attack.
The pregnant ewes were fortunate to survive the incident on a farm in North Perrott thanks to the intervention of a vet.
The attack took place between 2.30pm on Sunday (February 6) and 7am the following morning.
A South Somerset Neighbourhood Policing team spokesperson said: "The ewes suffered a dog attack at a farm in North Perrott.
"Thankfully, after vet intervention, these ewes survived. However, these ewes are in lamb and it is unknown whether they will."