Animal charity Peta is facing a backlash after criticising Steve Irwin on what would have been his 57th birthday.
Lewis Hamilton has been named the Peta person of the year for his promotion of a vegan diet.
Hundreds of people in Dundee, Tayside and Fife have rejected calls for Staffordshire Bull Terriers to be added to the Dangerous Dogs Act.
Morrissey has written to Irish agriculture minister Michael Creed calling for a ban on fur farming.
X Factor judge Sharon Osbourne has hit out at holiday company Thomas Cook for selling tickets to SeaWorld.
Animal rights pressure group Peta has lodged a petition against plans for a £1 million egg farm in Perthshire.