A rescue puppy with an apparent second tail growing out of his head has been described as a “little anomaly that’s absolutely perfect”.
Council bosses have admitted it has been "very difficult" to enforce dog fouling rules across the north and north-east.
A video of a cheetah cub and a puppy enjoying a “BFF sleepover” has gone viral.
A dog which fell through ice into a frozen lake had a lucky escape after being saved by rescuers.
An unusual new member of the team has been sworn in at the state’s attorney’s office in Chicago.
VIDEO: How miniature poodle Charlie now helps seizure victims after being rescued from dog-fighting ring in America
A miniature poodle saved from a life of misery as bait for a dog-fighting ring has now been trained to help people prone to seizures.
A drug dealer claimed to a sheriff that his rottweiler puppy bit off an electronic ankle tag during some "boisterous" play.
A dog had to be rescued from a steep cliff in Australia after becoming stranded halfway down.
Undercover officers have swooped at an Aberdeenshire home in an investigation into alleged illegal dog fighting.
A dog who spent more than a year waiting to be adopted was given a royal send-off when she set off for her new home.
A 15-year-old has been inundated with requests from pet owners after launching a dog-friendly fundraiser.
A newly-wed couple have been left broken-hearted after their family pet was killed on an Aberdeen road.
Dog owners are being urged to be vigilant after a duck was killed at a north-east beauty spot.
Downing Street has a new resident after rescue puppy Dilyn entered Number 10.
There is a new top dog in Downing Street after Boris Johnson and his girlfriend Carrie Symonds took delivery of a rescue puppy.
A horse rider has been seriously hurt after she was attacked by a husky at a north-east beauty spot.
Police are appealing for information following the death of a family dog after it was attacked in Aberdeen.
An owner of an Aberdeenshire sanctuary has thanked an "amazing" outpouring of public support for her sickly dog.
An abandoned dog who struggled to find a new home because people thought she was “ugly” is now living life to the fullest after she was adopted.
A woman has “married” her pet golden retriever Logan in a live ceremony on daytime TV show This Morning.
A fundraiser has been launched to help “hero” blood donor dog Jasper in his own hour of need.
Coastguard teams in Skye have rescued a dog stranded on a cliff.
A man who carried out a "frenzied attack" on his defenceless dog has been banned from keeping animals for two years.
Police are appealing to the public for help in reuniting a lost pooch with its owner.
A Shetland ambulance technician has launched a campaign to encourage more people to learn about basic life support training such as CPR - with her well-known dogs the star of the show.
An anti-litter campaign launched in Stonehaven just nine months ago has amassed an army of supporters across the globe.
A farmer was forced to chase a stray dog away from his sheep in a tractor.
When five-year-old Jack Russel, Rebel, arrived at the Scottish SPCA's Aberdeenshire rescue centre he was suffering from a "very bad" case of mange and shunned any human contact.
A singer has claimed he is lucky to be alive after a dog lunged at him as he approached it outside an Aberdeen bar.
A woman was taken to hospital at the weekend after a freak double accident on a busy Moray road.
Effie the lamb thinks she’s a dog – and she is inseparable from her two best canine friends.
A much-loved Aberdeen dog is enjoying a new lease of life thanks to receiving some new wheels.