Police have confirmed that investigations into a "poisoning" incident, which resulted in a pet being rushed for treatment in the Mearns, are under way.
A resident at a Fife care home, who admitted spraying bleach over food in a freezer, has been sentenced.
Fears are growing that cats are being deliberately targeted in Montrose after what is thought to have been a chemical attack on a family pet.
Animal lovers in Dundee fear their cats are being targeted.
A family have issued a warning to cat owners after their beloved pet died from drinking anti-freeze in Kirkton, Dundee, one of six cases in the last 18 months.
A Dunfermline pet owner has been left heartbroken after his cats were poisoned.
A Fife dog owner fears someone has tried to poison her pet with a drug-spiked sausage.