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Woman gets inadvertently strangled to death by dog leads as she strolls her pet dogs

Woman gets inadvertently strangled to death by dog leads as she strolls her pet dogs
An inquest was heard on Thursday, regarding a woman from Wrexham, North Wales who was fatally injured while walking her own dogs on July 8. Deborah Roberts, 47, had been walking her two Staffordshire bull terriers when she was thought to have stumbled and got strangled to death by her two dogs pulling on their…

An inquest was heard on Thursday, concerning a lady from Wrexham, North Wales who was fatally injured while strolling her own pet dogs on July 8. The coroner was also informed that Roberts normally placed the leads around her neck while the pet dogs are off the leash and not usually in the method it would be attached to a pet.

Statements from the employees said the two pets were pulling in reverse and the force of the dogs was causing the body to move.

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Veterinarians have urged pet owners to take special precaustions with their pets during the cold winter season
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