POLICE are hunting a stick wielding dog hater who is on the prowl at Fleet Pond.
The middle-aged man has recently attacked four dogs which were being walked by their owners.
According to the complainants, he has strode up to their pets and beaten them with a stick.
So far the reason for his bizarre behaviour is a mystery.
Anyone who can help police catch the man is asked to telephone Fleet police on 0845 045 45 45.