A game smokery established more than 30 years ago is to cease trading.
A poacher has been ordered to repeatedly watch the movie Bambi as part of his sentence for a scheme to illegally kill hundreds of deer.
Nature enthusiasts have condemned the proposed slaughter of 750 deer in the Highlands, arguing that numbers should be controlled by loading guns with “contraceptive darts rather than bullets”.
Motorists are being urged to be vigilant for deer now the nights are drawing in.
The deer rut is a sight as testosterone-fuelled stags vie with one another to impress their females, and it’s starting to happen right now
Watch rival stags fight for their harems at these recommended spots, says Sarah Marshall.
A controversial cull of deer is to take place on estates and in forests across Aberdeenshire as part of a major effort to decrease herds to “a sustainable level”.
A red deer has endured a horrific death on the Isle of Rum after getting trapped in a piece of fishing gear while foraging on the sea-shore.
A deer was injured after being hit by a car on the A90 this morning. Police were called to the Auchmacoy roundabout just south of Ellon at around 7.30am. A police spokesman said the road had now returned to normal as officers had left the scene before 9am.
An investigation has been launched after the decapitated head of a deer was found on top of a bucket close to a five-star hotel.
Three deer have been horrifically killed and dumped near a popular dog-walking spot.
The Scottish SPCA is appealing for information after three black bags containing the remains of roe deer were discovered at a car park in Ellon.
Tributes have been paid to an “obliging” pensioner killed in a collision with a deer in Skye.
A 73-year-old cyclist has died after colliding with a deer on an unclassified road near Ord on the Isle of Skye.
Mourners in a Moray village are battling to keep deer from eating the flowers laid at their loved ones’ graves.
These deer were spotted taking a dander into Dunkeld town last night. With the Beast from the East keeping everyone inside, these deer took the opportunity to explore the Dunkeld high street. The footage was filmed by resident Alan Taylor and has received over 120,000 views on Facebook.
A formerly blind and deaf deer has regained her senses at a north-east animal sanctuary.
A quick-thinking dad saved a trapped deer fawn from drowning in a canal by throwing it a lifebelt and pulling it to safety.
A coalition of environmental charities has backed action to control deer numbers, ahead of a Holyrood debate on Tuesday.
This is the incredible moment a man came across a massive herd of wild deer while travelling through the Highlands.
Pupils at a Wester Ross secondary school recently took part in an experience which taught them how wild venison reaches their plates.
A rare white deer has been spotted grazing in the grounds of the public body set up to protect Scotland's wildlife.
This stunning picture shows the moment a huge herd of one of Scotland's most iconic species was spotted grazing on a north-east hilltop.
The brazen bunch of six stags had wandered into the middle of a housing estate and seemed unfazed by being out of their natural environment.
A rare calf is the latest addition to the animals living at RZSS Edinburgh Zoo.
A biker was injured after crashing into deer on a north-east road.
A pair of adorable highland deer have done their part to keep the neighbourhood tidy after a man founding them trimming his hedge.
A north-east animal rescue charity's "orphan season" has kicked off after a baby deer and owl came into their care.
Footage has emerged of a deer making a quite remarkable escape after colliding with a police car.
A ranger on the Queen's Aberdeenshire estate has captured a breathtaking image of his encounter with a red deer stag during heavy snow this morning.
A deer cull in Aberdeen will take place - but only after all options short of killing have been explored and a proper count conducted.
The founders of one of the north-east's busiest animal rescue sanctuaries have spoken of their "outrage" at proposals for a deer cull in the city.
Animal lovers can witness the thrilling deer rutting season first hand next week.