Dog owners in Wicklow town are being warned to keep a close eye on their pets after an attempt was made to take two pups in the centre of Wicklow town on Friday.
Just before 4 pm on Friday a man entered the garden of a house on Market street and tried to entice the dogs away from their enclosure.
The video above shows a man entering the garden, the man made a couple of attempts, in the incident above the dogs even managed to run out but quickly returned.
Gardai are investigating the incident and are reviewing more CCTV related to the incident.
Dog owners are reminded to watch their pets at all times when out in the garden.