US defence secretary Mark Esper said that President Donald Trump gave him a direct order to allow a Navy Seal accused of war crimes to retire without losing his Seal status.
Visitors to a popular north-east beauty spot have been asked to keep an eye out for a poorly seal pup which needs urgent medical attention.
A young seal has died a slow, painful death after being “lassoed” in a fishing net off the Outer Hebrides.
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A pod of some the ocean’s most fearsome and awe-inspiring predators have been caught on camera chasing a terrified seal up a Shetland cliff face.
An animal charity is urging visitors to a north-east harbour to keep their distance from its resident baby seal.
A man who got into an early hours row after trying to pet a rare bearded seal that had taken up residence in Lerwick harbour has been fined at the town’s sheriff court.
An investigation is underway into whether blasting work led to the death of a grey seal at the Aberdeen harbour expansion project.
An investigation is under way after two dogwalkers invaded a legally-protected seal colony.
The Scottish SPCA is currently caring for a young seal pup who was rescued on the shore of Tayvallich last Thursday.
This adorable seal pup is doing well after being nursed to health by staff at a Shetland wildlife sanctuary.
A seal pup has been flown from a remote Scottish island to the mainland for specialist treatment after being found abandoned.
Watch the moment a seal took refuge under a boat off the north-east coast after being surrounded by a pod of orca. Stunning images show pod of seven orca just two miles off north-east coast Video credit: Facebook/North 58 Sea Adventures – Lossiemouth
Staff at Fraserburgh lifeboat station received a surprise visit from a friendly face yesterday morning. A seal was spotted, by a member of the team, relaxing on the steps before making its return to the water.
Watch this adorable seal try to climb aboard a man's kayak off the Isle of Man.
A leading animal charity has pleaded with north-east fishermen to be careful of after harrowing images emerged of a stricken seal wrapped in discarded netting.
The Scottish SPCA is urging north-east fishermen to clear their rubbish after a seal was found with plastic fishing net embedded around his neck.
Robotic seals that respond to touch and speech are a step closer to being introduced on to dementia wards.
Conservationists have celebrated the first newborn pup of the season at Ythan Estuary’s seal colony but warned the public to give the tiny animal space to settle into its new surroundings.
Hillswick Wildlife Sanctuary was on hand to rescue a seal which was caught up in fishing line at Toft pier in Shetland's north mainland earlier this week.
The Scottish Government has officially backed plans to protect seals from harassment at a north-east beauty spot.
A walk along the River Ness is one of the many enjoyable activities you can do in Inverness.
A terrified seal pup has been captured on film seeking shelter from a pod of killer whales by hiding beneath a boat.
A rescue effort was launched yesterday after a sickly seal pup was discovered bleeding on a Moray beach.
At the moment there doesn't seem to be a day that goes by when there isn't some report of someone spotting some orcas or seals.
This is the moment a sleekit seal defies the food chain and escapes from one of the ocean's most deadly predators just as it started to attack.
Anyone going for a stroll on Aberdeen beach front earlier today would have came across an unlikely sunbather.
A three week old seal pup has been rescued after she was found stranded on a beach in Fraserburgh.
A baby seal stranded from its mum was rescued from a muddy puddle - after being pushed around by 30 cows.
A dead seal found with bullet wounds off the north coast of Scotland had been rescued and nursed back to health as a pup.
Police officers in Banff had a surprise visitor this last month - when a confused seal pup arrived on their doorstep.