The victim's dog, a ginger, brown and black King Charles Cavalier spaniel
, was also missing following the incident.
The seven-month-old King Charles Cavalier spaniel
was outside the family home in Redcar Road, Thornaby, on Sunday when it disappeared.
Already having Rufus, a four-year-old Irish setter, and Gismo, a 10-year-old King Charles cavalier spaniel
, they hadn't planned on having another pet.
BAD news for our King Charles Cavalier spaniel
Buddy: he isn't going to be allowed to sleep on my daughter's bed any longer.
Q OUR Cavalier spaniel
Rose has been panting a lot and her tongue is blue.
The pooch, a King Charles Cavalier spaniel
called Sweepy, is the newest, possibly youngest, and certainly most canine blue to join the official supporters club.
Q MY Cavalier Spaniel
barks and paddles her legs when she sleeps.
We recently had a lurcher stolen from a back garden in the Woodseaves area and a ruby cavalier spaniel
from Stafford has been missing, presumed stolen since January.
The campaign is called Lucy's Law, named after a remarkable Cavalier Spaniel
rescued from a Welsh puppy farm who has become a celebrity in her own right.
Mail reporter Andy Shipley sets about trying to interview Eric, the King Charles cavalier spaniel
Canine Casanova Eric, a five-year-old King Charles cavalier spaniel
, from Balsall Heath, yapped: "My owner's Irish so I've picked up a bit of his accent.
Last year's winners included three Manchester police horses who went beyond the call of duty when football thugs went on the rampage, and Lucy, a cavalier spaniel
rescued from the horrors of a puppy farm who became the figurehead of a national campaign against the vile trade.