Wildlife conservationists have reported a sighting of a pale and mysterious creature roaming the woods of Aberdeenshire.
An adorable baby red squirrel found lying on the ground covered in bite marks has survived after being kept alive in an incubator for two weeks.
An unusual visitor was spotted enjoying the sun in a garden in the south of Aberdeen.
Red squirrels from Moray and Inverness are to be rehomed in order to repopulate the species in other parts of the north.
A Highland community is seeking to provide an escape route for rare red squirrels after a spate of deaths.
VIDEO: Meet Gary the orphaned baby red squirrel being nursed back to health by a north-east animal sanctuary
An endangered red squirrel orphan - who was found close to death aged just four days - has been nursed back to health by a north-east animal sanctuary.
A baby red squirrel is being hand-reared by a Highland woman who has been rescuing animals in distress for more than 60 years.
A wildlife group is appealing to overturn an execution order placed on the head of a grey squirrel which has arrived in Moray.
Academics have concluded that red squirrel populations in the north and north-east are "unlikely" to be struck down with a deadly pox carried by their grey cousins.
Prince George will be able to enjoy a new cuddly companion - as his grandfather the Duke of Rothesay was presented with a handmade red squirrel yesterday.