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Raising awareness through Sheep Worrying Fortnight

Raising awareness through Sheep Worrying Fortnight

Raising awareness through Sheep Worrying Fortnight

The UK the National Sheep Association is preparing to launch its latest campaign based around the problem of sheep worrying by dogs.


Dunnet distillery celebrates Earth Day with new environment manager

Dunnet distillery celebrates Earth Day with new environment manager

Dunnet distillery celebrates Earth Day with new environment manager

Global warming is the hot topic this Earth Day and a local company proudly wears its heart on its sleeve with the appointment of a new staff member.


Molly Nolan calls for greater efforts to catch fly-tipping offenders

Molly Nolan calls for greater efforts to catch fly-tipping offenders

Molly Nolan calls for greater efforts to catch fly-tipping offenders

Lib Dem candidate Molly Nolan has hit out at the "catastrophic" impact of fly-tipping and called for greater efforts to catch those responsible.


Increased traffic expected on Caithness roads as restrictions eased today

Increased traffic expected on Caithness roads as restrictions eased today

Increased traffic expected on Caithness roads as restrictions eased today

Highland agencies remind everyone that facilities for overnight stays and many other visitor facilities are not open until April 26.


Eyes to the skies for returning hen harriers

Eyes to the skies for returning hen harriers

Eyes to the skies for returning hen harriers

RSPB Scotland is asking everyone in Caithness to keep their eyes peeled for one of the UK’s rarest birds of prey – the hen harrier.


Results in for the Big Farmland Bird Count

Results in for the Big Farmland Bird Count

Results in for the Big Farmland Bird Count

Results are just in for the eighth annual Big Farmland Bird Count with record numbers of participants taking part.


Appeal for volunteer wildlife drivers in Caithness

Appeal for volunteer wildlife drivers in Caithness

Appeal for volunteer wildlife drivers in Caithness

Scotland’s animal welfare charity is keen to find volunteers in Caithness to help transport injured wildlife.


Kennel Club gives its backing to responsible dog-walking campaign

Kennel Club gives its backing to responsible dog-walking campaign

Kennel Club gives its backing to responsible dog-walking campaign

A campaign by NFU Scotland promoting responsible dog-walking this Easter has been backed by the Kennel Club.


Police issue warning to dog owners in the Highlands and islands after a number of sheep worrying incidents

Police issue warning to dog owners in the Highlands and islands after a number of sheep worrying incidents

Police issue warning to dog owners in the Highlands and islands after a number of sheep worrying incidents

In an online plea, officers said dogs chasing livestock can do serious damage, and all incidents should be reported to them on 101.


Possible new date for 2021 Canisbay Show

Possible new date for 2021 Canisbay Show

Possible new date for 2021 Canisbay Show

Following a virtual AGM the Canisbay Show Committee have decided to postpone this year's July date with plans to go ahead later in the summer instead.


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