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A dog has shot dead its owner after they ventured into the snow-covered countryside hunting in Russia.
According to a statement obtained by Newsweek.com, the hunter died on his way to the hospital.
The statement reads, “The weapon rested on his knee, with the butt facing down and the barrel pointing towards his stomach.
“The trigger was presumably activated when the dogs jumped on the man after he opened the trunk, the hunter died on the way to the hospital
“Everything was in order. This was an unfortunate incident.”
Terekhov’s social media page on the Russian platform Odnoklassniki features multiple images of him roaming the wilderness with the dog that is suspected of killing him.
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