A horse rider has been seriously hurt after she was attacked by a husky at a north-east beauty spot.
A unique ceremony took place at an Aberdeen church yesterday as a 25-year-old horse named Ollie trotted down the aisle to be blessed.
A hard-working wonder horse named Tarzan proved one of the star attractions at a celebration of "all things wood" over the weekend.
A horse in Aberdeenshire has been diagnosed with equine influenza while in quarantine – the most northerly confirmed case in 2019.
Researchers have developed a wearable device for racehorses – similar to fitness trackers used by humans – to provide real-time measures of vital signs.
A four-legged eco warrior has been helping to clean up a north-east beauty spot.
Shortly before 2pm, two horses inside an overturned horsebox were rescued from a ditch on the southbound A9, near to the Skiach Services at Alness, 25 miles north of Inverness.
Emergency services were to the scene where a car struck a horse this morning. The incident happen at around 6.30am on the B9001 in Rothienorman. A spokeswoman said: “Police received reports of a car hitting an animal at 6.30am this morning. The road was partially closed but has now reopened as of 7.45am.
Firefighters were called to an Aberdeenshire farm tonight after a horse became stuck in a horse box and its owner was unable to free it from its predicament.
The Scottish SPCA is appealing to the public for help in rehoming an animal in its care.
Two north-east animal sanctuaries have stepped in to rehome creatures great and small following the closure of a rescue centre.
Police have launched a public appeal after a horse was deliberately injured near Ellon.
It’s World Animal Day and to celebrate we are showing off some of your favourite pets. Can you spot your treasured little friend in our gallery?
They say true friends stick by you through thick and thin - and it seems that applies to thick mud as well.
A north-east charity is calling for volunteers to help with horse riding classes for people with additional support needs.
A council which won a four-year battle to remove a pony from the house it was being kept in may have finally found it a new home.
Aberdeenshire-based Willows Animal Sanctuary marked its 20th anniversary with a weekend of fundraising for animals in their care.
The Scottish SPCA was delighted to welcome a baby foal into the world yesterday morning.
A council that won a four-year possession battle over a horse that lived in a house with its owner is finally set to find it a new home.
A sheriff has upheld a council’s decision to remove a horse from a woman’s home in the Western Isles, ending a lengthy legal battle.
He was one of the best-loved characters at a north-east animal sanctuary.
Police in the Highlands are appealing for witnesses after an accident between a horse carrying a rider and a car.
A woman was in hospital last night after falling off a horse in a north-east village.
Shocking footage has emerged of a woman being thrown from her horse after it was scared by a passing lorry.
An inseparable horse and donkey are looking for a new home together after striking up an unlikely friendship at a north-east animal rescue centre.
These pictures show how a team of rescuers saved a horse after it fell 20ft down a north-east cliff.
A horse has been reunited with its owner after falling down a cliff in Aberdeenshire. The alarm was raised just after 1pm and fire crews made their way to the scene in Cammachmore. A multi-agency rescue was launched involving Scottish Fire and Rescue Service crews, police, coastguard and the Scottish SPCA.
Emergency services were called out to a north-east forest after reports of a woman being stuck in a ditch with a horse.
A man who stabbed a horse in the head while on a drink and drug-fuelled rampage has been spared jail.
A pensioner has blasted thieves who stole and shot his horse leaving the animal peppered with pellets - including one in his eye.
Fire crews were called to a north-east farm to help a Shetland pony that fell into a pit.
Mary Kelly, stole £2,500 from the home of a pensioners she was looking after but was caught thanks to a hidden camera placed in a clock.