Liverpool

Dog bites owners during argument in Old Swan

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Image caption The couple were attacked during a row at their house in Binns Road

A couple have been attacked by their own dog during an argument in Liverpool, police said.

The dog bit the 29-year-old woman's leg and the man, 27, on his hand during a row at a house on Binns Road, Old Swan, at around 02:30 BST.

The woman was taken to the Royal Liverpool University Hospital for treatment.

The dog, which was not a banned breed, was handed to Merseyside Police for destruction.

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