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Killing of border collie in Moray probed by Grampian Police

The killing of a dog in Moray is being investigated by police.

The body of the black and white female border collie was discovered in a wooded area near Nether Dallachy, Spey Bay, Fochabers.

Grampian Police said a post-mortem examination showed the dog was "unlawfully killed".

The dog - found at the beginning of February - was believed to have been between two and five years old and had a red collar.

Police have asked anyone with information about the killing or the dog's owner to contact them.

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