A North-east vet has issued a warning to dog walkers after an animal ate poisoned bait "intentionally planted" on a popular path.
At least four dogs were bitten by venomous snakes at a North-east beauty spot.
Do you know what foods are poisonous to your pets and would you know what to do if they were poisoned?
Two thirds of pet owners across the UK have admitted they don't know what types of food are poisonous to their animals.
Police are investigating a number of cases involving cats dying after being poisoned.
Swans have been accidently poisoned at a North-east beauty spot.