Dog owner distraught after pet shot dead during walk

A dog owner has been left distraught after his beloved pet was shot dead when it was probably mistaken for a fox.

Ruby, an 18-month-old cocker spaniel was described as the ‘happiest dog in the world’ before she was killed during an evening walk.

Rory Brown, 19, had taken his brother Dom’s beloved dog for a stroll around a field about 80 metres from their home in Crich, Derbyshire.

Ruby was left off the lead and ran into a bush before Rory heard a gunshot ring...
source: Metro

2019-09-21 15:50
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