Warning after dog poisoned in Wakefield woods

Police are urging dog walking to be on their guard after poison was found in food left in Coxley Woods, Middlestown.

Wednesday, 11th May 2016, 3:32 pm
Updated Wednesday, 11th May 2016, 4:36 pm
The poisoned food was left in the woods.

Wakefield police say a call was made to them after a local resident’s dog ate some of the food - which contained rat poison.

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The dog was taken to the vets and is now recovering.

Anyone who has any information, call police via 101.