Dalmatian needed emergency operation after being attacked by another dog on school playing fields


Police are appealing for information after receiving a report of a dog being injured by another dog in school playing fields in Hady.

The dog, a Dalmatian named Jake, was allegedly attacked by another dog while walking with his owner at Hady Primary School, Hady Lane, at around 7.30pm on Sunday, August 7.

Jake’s owner reported the incident to the police and said he had to be taken to the emergency vets where he underwent an operation.

Anyone with information should contact PC Gareth Buxton, at Chesterfield Police Station, quoting crime reference 16000228797 by calling 101, or send him a message online by visiting the ‘Contact Us’ page on the Derbyshire police website: www.derbyshire.police.uk.