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Skipton dog trainer's warning: BE VIGILANT

Jasper the Spaniel from Skipton

7:19am 13th February 2018
(Updated 9:23am 14th February 2018)

  • Dog walkers are being warned across Harrogate, Craven and Wharfedale
  • A dog died eating a treat laced with anti freeze in Skipton
  • Gavin Walker from Walker's Canine Behaviour and Training explains what to look out for

A Skipton dog trainer is urging dog owners across Harrogate, Craven and Wharfedale to be extra vigilant whilst out walking.

It's after Jasper the Spaniel (pictured above) had to be put down after eating food which had antifreeze on it alongside Leeds and Liverpool canal last week.

Here's Gavin Walker from Walker's Canine Behaviour and Training, talking about Jasper:

Since then, there's been more reports of dogs falling ill. 

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Gavin says the incidents are heartbreaking:

He explains what owners should look out for:

People are being urged to contact police if they have any information regarding the incidents. 

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