The “world’s cutest dog”, Boo the Pomeranian, has died aged 12 of a broken heart, his owners have said.
A north-east man, who left a dog to starve in a squalid caravan and caused it “unimaginable suffering” has been banned from keeping animals for life.
Plans have been approved for the creation of a five-star dog hotel outside a north-east village.
Feast your eyes on some of the most adorable pets from across the north and north-east of Scotland.
A new campaign to increase awareness of the damaging impact of livestock attacks among dog owners has been launched.
A pack of 11 pet French bulldogs were stolen from a home in a daylight burglary.
More than one-quarter of all the dog owners caught behaving cruelly to their pets live in the north-east.
A campaign highlighting the “huge distress” caused by dogs worrying livestock has been launched by police and partners in the rural community.
A pet chihuahua that was spotted on CCTV being stolen has been returned to his owners.
When Blair Braverman attempts to travel the 1,000 miles from Anchorage to Nome in Alaska this March, she will do so with no human company, but with 14 of the most character-filled canine chums instead.
Punch and Judy stand, pets, Loch Ness Monster and elderly relative among list of items left behind at hotels in 2018
A Punch and Judy booth, a 10ft tall model of the Loch Ness Monster and even a bewildered great-granny were all left behind by forgetful hotel customers last year.
An abandoned dog with no nose has received hundreds of offers of a new home after a plea from a shelter that saved him.
A dog owner has been ordered to pay compensation after his "friendly" German Shepherd bit a passing cyclist.
Dog owners are being warned to keep their pets away from food compost bins due to the danger of potentially fatal toxins.
An Aberdeen grandmother is recovering after being cornered and viciously attacked by a dog while she was out with her pet.
Hundreds of sausage dogs and their owners have dressed up in festive clothing and met up for a Christmas walk.
Two hefty hounds have shared a charity’s Fit Club slimmer of the year crown by shedding a quarter of their body weight.
The Scottish SPCA is seeking homes for Magnus, a South African mastiff, Bungle, a French mastiff and Wallace, an American bulldog.
Charity runners got into the Christmas spirit in their own energetic way this weekend by taking part in the London Santa Run in Victoria Park.
Aberdeen guide dogs gained their sea paws this week after they boarded a Northlink Ferry as part of a training exercise.
A group of north-east volunteers are helping a dog charity celebrate its 10th anniversary this week.
Stressed out students got a special visit from furry stress relievers this week.
Firefighters came to the rescue of a dog in distress as they saved her from a blaze and revived her with oxygen.
It’s a brave person who says something negative about a dog owner’s cherished pet – even if they have the science to back it up.
As a symbol of peace and friendship, an adorable litter of puppies might be hard to top.
Social media challenges are often bizarre but the newest craze that’s making its rounds on the internet turns out to be delicious, too.
Puppies have a tendency to do the silliest things, and French bulldog Karma proved she’s no exception as she accidentally plunged into a swimming pool.
A city in south-western China has banned dog walking during the daytime and banished the pets entirely from parks, shopping centres, sports facilities and other public spaces.
While many people enjoy watching the bonfire crackle and listening to the explosive sounds of fireworks on November 5, many pets struggle.
Luna the miniature bull terrier has a thing about shoes.
An island dog owner has lashed out at Western Isles Council’s “judge, jury and executioner” style of handling complaints over animals.
A crackdown on drug dealing in Orkney has suffered a setback after the handler for a new sniffer dog being introduced on the islands got hurt.