ARE dogs taking over the world? Two men, on opposite sides of the world, have been shot by their alleged best friends.
One man's shooting trip in Utah, US took a surprise turn when he was shot in the buttocks - by his own dog.
Meanwhile in France, a 55-year-oldd hunter had to have his right hand amputated after his dog accidentally shot him has said he doesn't blame the pet, which he still considers "adorable".
The 46-year-old American (naturally) took his best buddy along on a duck hunt in Utah, before his four-legged pal "accidentally" stepped on a shotgun.
The man was rushed to hospital but avoided any serious injuries, the Telegraph (UK) reports.