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Husky dies after ‘malicious’ poisoning attack on rescue centre

Poisoned dog Dungannon

This beautiful Husky dog has died after a suspected poisoning incident at a rescue centre near Moy.

Police are now investigating an incident at the Tyrone Husky Rescue centre on the Mullybrannon Road.

A PSNI spokesperson stated: “Sickening to have to report this, a dog has died and another has been very ill after they were poisoned in Dungannon.

“At present we are investigating what we believe to be a malicious attack on the Tyrone Husky Rescue centre.”

“Junior (pictured) was poisoned and died soon after despite best efforts to save him. He was a much loved gentle giant who will be sorely missed.

“Another dog Tuatha is still recovering after being poisoned around two weeks ago.”

“We want to catch whoever this was. If you have any info on who was involved please drop us a PM or call 101. The reference number is 1648 of 18/02/20.”

The rescue centre is a small, non-profit organisation that rescue and rehome Huskies and Husky crossbreeds.

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