Man attacked by stray dogs in Limavady

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A man has been bitten in an attack by stray dogs in Limavady, the PSNI have confirmed.

A statement posted by Limavady PSNI to social media site Facebook revealed that the man had been bitten while he was walking his dog in Enagh Park, Limavady.

The statement read: “A man was bitten when two stray dogs attacked his pet in Limavady on Sunday evening. The man was walking his dog at Enagh Park when two pit-bull type dogs attacked it. The man sustained two puncture wounds to his left hand when he lifted his terrier to protect it from the other dogs.

“The other dogs did not have any collars. Information about the dogs can be given to police in Limavady, or the dog warden at Causeway Coast and Glens District council.”