Report this comment
  • "
    Magicman3000 wrote:
    Stop keeping dogs as pets, period!
    What a wonderfully mature and sensible comment! Just have dogs roaming loose or indeed destory them all??

    I assume your not a dog lover Magicman?"
  • This field is mandatory
  • This field is mandatory
  • Please note we will not accept reports with HTML tags or URLs in them.

  • Enter the above word in the box below

Colin the collie and Patch the husky could be destroyed if their owners cannot keep them under control

A collie similar to Colin

A collie similar to Colin

First published in News
Last updated
Sutton Guardian: Photograph of the Author by , Chief Reporter

A collie called Colin and a husky called Patch could both be destroyed if their owners cannot control them.

Both animals have been made the subjects of dog control orders after their owners failed to keep them from posing a danger to other members of the public.

Patch the husky attacked another dog in Whitby Road, Carshalton, on Monday, January 20, after police made repeated attempts to work with its mother and son owners who live in Wrythe Lane, Carshalton, as the dog had a habit of escaping into public places.

Colin the Collie was deemed to be behaving in a dangerous manner during an incident in Mulgrave Road, Sutton, On Wednesday, January 29.

Croydon magistrates imposed dog control orders on the dogs earlier this month meaning they must be kept on a lead, wear fully enclosed muzzles, be spayed or neutered, fitted with a microchip and cannot be walked by anyone aged under 18.

Colin the Collie must wear a lead and muzzle even if he is being exercised in his owners communal garden and Patch must be secured in his owners' garden with adequate boundary fencing.

If these orders are not followed, then the dogs could be destroyed.

Comments (9)

Please log in to enable comment sorting

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree