dog

13-May-2015

Over the past few years there has been a worrying increase in dog attacks on ridden horses. As it stands, the law fails to provide adequate protection for horses who fall victim to dog attacks. Unless the rider is hurt…


16-May-2012

Guidelines have been laid down for sentencing of offenders convicted for offences under the Dangerous Dogs Act 1991.  The top of the sentencing range for owners allowing their dog to be dangerously out of control and injuring someone has been…


19-April-2012

My recent blog on Dartmoor rights of way and my article in Exmoor Magazine have attracted questions about other frequent users of these bridleways – dogs.  Thankfully, most dogs are not aggressive towards horses but there have been some very…