“That was my mother’s Alsatian, Kim. I went to stroke him and he started biting me, here and here (gesturing at his hands).”
“If you have a dog that turns, you just cannot risk it. So I took Kim’s collar – a sort of choker chain – and pulled it tight. Suddenly he went limp.
“I was devoted to Kim, but he’d obviously had some sort of mental breakdown. There was no choice.”
“Beautiful dog,” murmured his wife, Lady Heseltine, adding: “Huge with a great thick coat.”
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