A brutal attack by one Alsatian and two Labrador dogs on a sheep farm has resulted in the death of 11 lambs. The incident happened in Silverbridge, Co Armagh, where the farmer has been left counting the cost of the attack.

The attack is understood to have taken place at approximately 9am on Sunday monring last. The farmer had been alerted that there were dogs in the area and went to check on his own livestock.