A HUNTER has been shot by his own dog, sustaining an injury to his hand and forearm.
The accident took place in Mesplède, a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques, and occurred after the hunter propped his gun up, but his dog knocked it over and stood on the trigger, shooting the man.
BFMTV reports that the 61-year-old man was treated at a local hospital.
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