A dog was killed after being attacked by another dog on Sunday afternoon at Callahan State Park in Framingham, Massachusetts.
Animal control responded to the park around 4 .m. after receiving reports that a large dog had attacked a small dog.
According to animal control officials, a Shih Tzu was with its dog sitter when it was attacked without provocation by a black Labrador mix. The black Lab was not licensed and is now in 10-day quarantine. The owner is expected to be cited.
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News of the incident was posted Sunday on the Callahan Dog Owners Group's Facebook page. The nonprofit organization's mission is to provide a safe environment for dogs at the park.
"We will work with DCR [Mass. Department of Conservation and Recreation] and make certain that all safeguards concerning the dog that caused this tragedy will be followed," Bob Cawley, president of Callahan Dog Owners Group posted on Facebook.