One of the few dogs who survived the fall is Cassie. The three-year-old springer spaniel was being walked by owner Alice Trevorrow and son Thomas when Cassie suddenly jumped off the bridge.
Speaking to Daily Record, Trevorrow recounted the incident : “We had just got out the car and Cassie immediately made her way to the bridge… she turned her head, looked up and did this massive leap.”
Luckily, Cassie survived the fall. However, Donna Cooper’s collie dog Ben suffered broken paw, jaw, and back after its tragic fall. Cooper decided to put Ben down after bringing him to the vets.
Because of the series of “dog suicides”, a sign warning dog owners about the dangerous bridge was placed in the area … Continue Reading