Learn all about ticks in Scotland, their habitats, types, removal options, and the diseases they can transmit.
Explore the historical presence of elk in Scotland, understand the causes behind their extinction, and reintroduction efforts.
A short guide to Bass Rock, an amazing wildlife haven in the Firth of Forth near North Berwick and Edinburgh.
Exploring Spey Bay, WDC Scottish Dolphin Centre and Spey Viaduct with my young family.
A mid February visit to Macduff Aquarium, a brilliant place to explore with a young family in Aberdeenshire.
Scotland is a haven for otters, hosting around 8,000 of these playful semi-aquatic mammals. Found in both freshwater and coastal areas.
A quick visit to the stunning Loch Garten near Boat of Garten. Ospeys are known to live and breed here in the warmer months.
A visit in late November to the Cairngorm Reindeer Herd, near Aviemore and Loch Morlich in the Highlands.
The elusive pine marten is making a comeback in Scotland. Learn more about this beautiful animal, including locations.
Are there wild wolves that roam the hills and forests of Scotland? Not anymore, but some groups would like to reintroduce them.
Scotland isn't known for its dangerous wildlife, but there are still animals that can harm you without undue care.
Scuba diving in Scotland is actually very popular, with a wide variety of fantastic dive locations available; let's investigate!
Planning to visit Scotland, worried about bears? Read on to find out about bears in Scotland and where you can see them.
Scotland is home to some wonderful native species, lets look at the three newts that live here and where you can find them!
Synonymous with Scotland, loved by tourists and locals alike, what is the enduring appeal of the Highland cow?
A short article on the 200 bottlenose dolphins that live off the Moray Coast between Macduff and Inverness
The scourge of west Scotland, all you need to know about one of Scotland's most annoying biting insects.
A look at Scotland's adder, the only venomous snake in Scotland and the United Kingdom. A beautiful and much maligned animal.
An autumn visit to Millbuies Country Park, a very picturesque fishing loch with a beautiful lochside walk.
A morning kayaking on Loch An Eilein with my two brothers and good friends. Stunning scenery and a mysterious island castle!
A visit to Rogie Falls with my wife in early October. A fantastic waterfall with a suspension bridge and salmon leaping.
Often overlooked by holiday makers, Moray is a fantastic county packed with interesting things to see and do.
Contender for the best bed and breakfast in Moray, Trochelhill Country House is a cut above the rest.
Visiting Highland Wildlife Park with my young family in July 2021. Polar bears, monkeys, tigers and more!
Here are my top things to do at Loch Morlich in the Highlands just outside Aviemore.
The Falls of Shin Waterfall, visitor centre and Salmon leaping in Sutherland. Fantastic restaurant, play park and woodland walks.
All about the seals that have made their home on Portgordon Beach and Craigenroan Rock at Strathlene, on the Moray Coast.
Things to see and do on the Moray Firth / Coast in North East Scotland. Castles, Cliffs, Dolphins and more.