Three swans have been found dead inside plastic bags on the River Dee in Aberdeen.
The number of wildlife crimes in Scotland has fallen by 11%, according to official figures.
An animal charity is seeking a new home for a north-east tortoise after naming her the "pet of the day".
“Treating any animal this way is despicable behaviour and the injuries caused ultimately led to the death of the poor snake.”
A deer has died after it was apparently attacked by a pack of dogs in a suspected deer coursing incident.
The deer was found in woodland near Sheddocksley Sports Centre on Springhill Road, Aberdeen, on February 17 and test results now indicate the animal was attacked by a pack of dogs.
A north-east farmer has been banned from keeping cattle after three of his cows had to be put down when he failed to get them treatment for ingrowing horns.
Two Aberdeen teenagers who tormented a snake which later died of its injuries behaved in a “despicable” manner, according to an animal welfare charity.
An animal charity is looking for help to rehome a snake called William Wallace.
Staffies named ‘Britain’s favourite dogs’ … and the Scottish SPCA have two in Aberdeen looking for a new home
An animal charity is looking for help to find new forever homes for 'Britain's favourite dogs'.
A dog found with a knife lodged in his neck has had to be put down after becoming “increasingly out of control” and aggressive towards rescuers.
Nine seagulls have been released by the Scottish SPCA after they were contaminated by cooking oil in the north-east.
Peter Reid, 29, from Peterhead, failed to provide basic care for two dogs he was responsible for, resulting in the death of a Staffordshire bull terrier called Russia.
A stray dog is recovering after being found bleeding from the head and with a blade in his neck.
A deer has died after it was hit by a car on an Aberdeen road.
An animal welfare charity has launched its first film competition for north-east pupils.
A rescue operation is under way to help a sperm whale believed to be tangled in rope in a loch.
A snake has made hiss-tory after living in a north-east rehoming centre for more than five years.
A snake from Aberdeen who has been homeless for eight months has found a new family.
A stowaway Italian gecko has been discovered at an Aberdeen oil firm.
An underweight seal pup found on a north-east beach has been rescued.
Can you help find a forever home for either of these rabbits? They’ve been at the rehoming centre almost 400 days
These two rabbits are in need of a forever home after staying at a north-east animal centre for almost 400 days.
The charity stops rehoming puppies, kittens and baby animals between December 19 and January 3 to avoid people taking away pets to give as gifts.
These three dogs have been at a north-east rehoming centre for 300 days, can you give them a forever home?
An animal welfare charity is seeking homes for three dogs in the north-east.
A budding author has penned a children’s book inspired by a young seal who wandered into her north-east home.
An energy firm has raised more than £5,000 for an animal charity.
A toy poodle has been found wandering the streets of Aberdeen.
An animal welfare charity is calling on the public to rehome dogs currently in its care.
Susan Calman and John Thomson are among the stars lined up to host a new fundraising live TV event this Christmas for animals on Channel 5.
Residents in the north-east are being asked to think of pets when launching fireworks.