Dog dies after attack on Weston-super-Mare beach
A KING Charles Spaniel died after being attacked by another dog on a beach near Weston-super-Mare.
The female owner was walking her spaniel along Sand Bay at around 3.30pm on November 10 when another dog - thought to be a Staffordshire Bull Terrier - attacked it.
When the owner tried to separate the dog, which was not on a lead, she was bitten.
The owners of the Staffordshire Bull Terrier collected their dog and there was an exchange of words.
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The woman took her King Charles Spaniel to the vets but it was pronounced dead on arrival.
A police spokesman said: "We believe there were people in the area at the time who may have witnessed the incident and have information to help the police enquiries.
"We would like them - and the owners of the Staffordshire Bull Terrier - to contact us."
Anyone with information should contact Weston police in 101 or visit http://www.avonandsomerset.police.uk/contact/crime_reporting/