WARNING: Dogs falling ill after being walked along Doncaster canal

A spokesman for the Doncaster West Local Policing Team said they had received reports of a couple of dogs becoming ill after being walked along Mexborough canal.
A spokesman for the Doncaster West Local Policing Team said they had received reports of a couple of dogs becoming ill after being walked along Mexborough canal.

Police are urging dog owners to be vigilant, after a number of dogs have fallen ill after being walked along a Doncaster canal.

A spokesman for the Doncaster West Local Policing Team said they had received reports of a couple of dogs becoming ill after being walked along Mexborough canal.

They said: "It's not clear what has caused the illness, but we would ask people to be vigilant when walking their dogs in the area."