A man who kept three dogs for fighting has been jailed for seven months.
PLANS to strengthen animal welfare laws could see offenders jailed for up to five years.
IT'S been 40 years since the iconic slogan 'A dog is for life, not just for Christmas' was launched by animal charity, the Dog's Trust.
PEOPLE in South Ayrshire are being urged to report all cases of animals and livestock abuse following a recent case heard at Ayr Sheriff Court.
ANIMAL campaigns charity OneKind has released shocking new footage which raises serious animal welfare concerns on a salmon farm in Scotland.
TODAY is International Homeless Animals Day - the day of the year which highlights pet overpopulation across the world.
A DONATIONS boost to help less fortunate dogs in the country has been inspired by a huge surge in pet staycations across Scotland.
SCOTLAND'S largest animal charity has re-homed more than 4800 pets this year.
Animals have always been my pet passion and this is my dream job, says new SSPCA boss Kirsteen Campbell
SHE is the new guardian of Scotland’s animals but Kirsteen Campbell has been caring for them since her childhood.
A CRUEL puppy trader is facing a £375,000 bill from the charity which had to care for his dogs.
MEET adorable rabbit Lulu, who was given to an SSPCA centre after her owner could no longer care for her.