09/04/2015

RSPCA Warn Dog Owners Over Suspected Poisoning Attempts

The RSPCA has warned dog owners to be cautious following a spate of suspected poisoning attempts.

A dog walker discovered cocktail sausages stuffed with toxic slug pellets at the Cuckoo Trail in Hailsham, in East Sussex.

The charity warned that pets ingesting a small amount of toxic substances could suffer kidney failure and die.

The discovery is the latest in a number of suspected deliberate poisoning attempts, with contaminated meat being left in popular dog walking areas.

(MH)

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