Kitten mauled to death by dog in Eastbourne


A three-month-old kitten was mauled to death this morning (Wednesday, July 22) by a dog.

The beloved black and white called Katsuma, owned by Gabrielle Randone, was killed in Command Road in Old Town at around 11am.

Gabrielle’s mother, Carla Lobina, of Rockhurst Drive, said: “Curiosity got the better of him and he nipped into a garden.

“A Staffordshire bull terrier savagely punctured his little body, killing him.

“My daughter rang me in tears to tell me what happened. She is so distraught and was sobbing her heart out. She is due to have a baby any week now.”

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