MILTON (CBS) — A Milton man says his dog, Matilda, had to have one of her legs amputated after they were attacked by four coyotes at a nearby golf course.
Gary Maher posted on Facebook to share his story as a warning to others.READ MORE: Josh Allen Opens Up About His Postgame Chat With Bill Belichick
“I’m ok just heartbroken my best friend lost her rear leg,” he wrote.
The attack occurred Granite Links golf course on Saturday.READ MORE: Person Struck, Killed By Tractor-Trailer On Route 3 In Chelmsford
Maher said he injured his hand but was able to fight them off.
Both Maher and Matilda, a two-year-old Jack Russell Terrier, got rabies shots.
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Tuesday morning in Natick, a family dog was killed by two coyotes.