An Garda Síochána Laois/Offaly is urging dog owners to be responsible as the lambing season is underway.
In a statement on social media, a Garda spokesperson, said: “This time of year, we see issues with sheep kills when dogs attack livestock. Dogs should not be allowed roam. It is lambing season.”
“Please keep your family pet under effectual control.” the post concluded.
Image source: An Garda Síochána Laois/Offaly Facebook