Labrador and owner injured in Southwater dog attack

Accident response
Accident response

A Labrador was taken to a vet and a woman suffered cuts to her hand following an attack by another dog yesterday (Sunday June 1).

Police were called to Southwater Country Park just before 1.30pm.

A Sussex Police spokesperson said a dog described as a Staffordshire Bull Terrier attacked a Labrador and its owner.

The incident is being investigated.

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 quoting serial 784 of 1/6, or email

Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.