Dog attacks on sheep continue

The head of the IFA in Leitrim is urging dog-owners to be aware at all times of where their dogs are.

It follows what the organisation claims is the increasing problem of sheep-kills in the region.

The biggest one in county Leitrim so far this year was when 35 sheep were killed in the Dowra area in county Leitrim earlier this year.

Chair of the IFA in Leitrim, James Gallagher is making a renewed appeal to dog-owners to be aware of where their animal is at all times: