Seal culls at a fish farm company’s salmon farms around Scotland’s west coast and islands have fallen by a third in a year.
A risk-based licensing and inspection scheme should be introduced to help stop puppy farming in Scotland, the Kennel Club has said.
The Scottish Government is facing calls to bring in an outright ban on electric shock collars for pets.
New legislation will eradicate “potential loopholes” in Scotland’s fox hunting laws, the Rural Affairs Minister has said.
Dog welfare organisations have criticised the Scottish Government for failing to introduce an “effective and prompt ban” on electric shock collars for dogs.
A female porpoise has been rescued by the Scottish SPCA after becoming stranded in Grange burn, Grangemouth.
Three young red squirrels have been rescued by the Scottish SPCA after they were blown from a nest.
LOOKING for a holiday home abroad changed the course of Karen Wren’s life for ever.
A charity has urged fishing enthusiasts to clear their rubbish after they rescued a swan which had a fishing hook lodged in its face.