Three people - including two children - are being treated in Ninewells Hospital following a dog attack in a field near Aberlemno last night (Thursday).
Police Scotland has confirmed that officers are investigating the incident, which took place at about 5.30pm last night.
A spokesperson said: “A 49-year-old man, a nine-year-old girl and a seven-year-old boy suffered serious injuries in the incident and were taken to Ninewells Hospital where they remain and continue to receive treatment.
“Officers are making further enquiries into the full circumstances of the incident.
“Anyone with information that could assist officers with their enquiries should contact Police Scotland on 101.”