POLICE acted after a dog appeared to have been left overnight in a van in the Cam area. 

Stroud police posted about the incident on social media on Sunday saying the animal had been left without water. 

Officers posted: "PCSO Mike Trebble attended an incident in the Cam area of a report of a dog left all night unattended in a van. 

"No water provided for the dog. Owner turned up and said they had been away on a fishing trip.

"Owner was given firm advice."

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