Shetland’s senior inspector with animal welfare charity Scottish SPCA is to leave his post this summer after 23 years.
Ron Patterson made his decision after the charity ordered the closure of the wildlife rescue unit in Gott without advance warning.
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Shetland seems likely to lose its SSPCA wildlife unit at Tingwall following a review being carried out by the animal welfare charity.
The charity said the Shetland unit, which was set up in 2003, is “under review”, as it is investing in a large national centre in Clackmannanshire. But it insists wildlife in Shetland will still be cared for by people based locally.
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