Regarding the article, 80% of readers say police were wrong to shoot dog tied to tree (Mail, January 23), yet again the police are being seen as the bad boys.
Consultation was made apparently with a number of veterinary professionals, the RSPCA and a re-homing charity.
It would be nice to hear from any of these professionals to verify the police’s decision to shoot the dog.
West View Road,
Last week's Letter of the week: Praise for a Hartlepool hero