Dog stabbed after defending home from burglars
A brave dog was stabbed twice in the chest while protecting his owners’ Derbyshire home against thieves who grabbed cash and designer watches.
Tracy Ireland rushed home last week after a panicked call from her mum to say she had found the family’s black Labrador Squeak slumped on the floor in a pool of blood.
When Mrs Ireland ran upstairs to grab a towel she realised thieves had not only stabbed the family pet twice in the chest but they had also ransacked their Swanwick home and stolen cash, designer watches and a laptop.
Queen’s Medical Centre engineer Nick Ireland came home shortly after... read more
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