A drone pilot helped trace a missing black Labrador when it became lost during a walk.
Buster, a 13-year-old family pet, was on a walk with his owner from Balmossie Farm, Broughty Ferry, on Monday when he went missing.
The dog vanished in a field of barley while heading to the Murroes with owner John Reid.
Mr Reid scanned the 33-foot field of barley and whistled for the missing retired gun dog.
However, he failed to find the Labrador.
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He continued the search for the pet on Tuesday morning, told the police and looked in local dog pounds. The family also lodged a Facebook appeal to see if anyone had seen the missing animal.
Dale Summerton, owner of Rising View Aerial Video & Photography, based in Dundee, stepped in to help when asked.
Using a drone, he searched the field and surrounding wooded area to track down the missing animal.
Mr Reid’s wife, Eila, said: “We were delighted to get him home.”