Allegations of animal cruelty
6:28am 2nd August 2010
A man from North Yorkshire is due in court accused of setting two dogs on a fox and filming it on a mobile phone.
32 year old Steven Metcalf from Leyburn will appear before magistrates in Northallerton. (Starts 10am)
It's alleged he, along with an unknown person, caused unnecessary suffering to all the animals by forcing the fight to take place.
Both the fox and a black terrier-type dog called 'Tiggy' were treated for bite wounds.
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