Dogs Kill Sheep; Deputies Seek Owner
SAMS VALLEY, Ore. – Jackson County Sheriff’s Office deputies are trying to identify the owners of two aggressive dogs in Sams Valley. The dogs reportedly killed a sheep and then charged at its owner.
On Thursday, April 26, 2018, at about 1:00 a.m., dispatch received a 911 call from the 11000-block of Duggan Road reporting dogs were killing livestock. Deputies arrived to find a deceased sheep on the complainant’s property.
The livestock owner reported the dogs charged her when confronted, then fled. Deputies were unable to locate the dogs in the area. The case remains under investigation.
The dogs are described as a large tan Shepherd-type dog, and a large black Labrador-type dog. Both dogs had light-colored bandana collars.
Anyone with information about the dogs or their owners is asked to call Deputy Trevor Waldeyer at (541) 774-6800. Refer to case #18-8189.