A Pulaski County man is dead after a shooting at his home in Science Hill.
The sheriff's department reports 62-year old Steven Quaid was apparently killed with his own rifle.
Authorities say Quaid had gone outside to shoot a stray dog chasing some of his livestock.
When he did not return his wife went outside and found him.
Exactly how the shooting occurred is still under investigation.
Quaid's body was sent to Frankfort for an autopsy.