The family of Jack Lis have paid tribute to the 10-year-old boy who tragically died after a dog attack in South Wales.

In a statement released by Gwent Police, Jack’s family said:

“We are absolutely heartbroken. Our lives will never be the same without Jack.

“We want to say more words about our beautiful boy, but they do not seem enough.

“We love him more than words can describe. Our boy made us the proudest parents and family on the planet. He was the sweetest of boys.”

Relatives of Jack have launched a fundraiser to help support the family and pay for funeral costs.

Matthew Young who launched the GoFundMe page said:

“Jack Lis was tragically taken from us on Monday 8th November in a devastating Dog Attack at his friends house in PenYrHeol , Caerphilly.I have set this up on behalf of Jacks mum, Emma Whitfield (my cousin).

“Many people have expressed their deepest condolences and have asked to donate / contribute in some way towards the funeral costs to help the family at this very difficult and emotional time.

“So it is with extreme heartache that I write this to give those wishing to donate, a place to do so.

“Jack was a loving caring young boy who will be greatly missed, never forgotten, and always in our hearts.”

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