Police Scotland is appealing for information following a robbery that occurred at Pets Palace in the Hanover Street area of Fraserburgh at around 4:30pm last Sunday (1st March).
As a result of the incident, a high two figure sum was stolen. The shop owner was left uninjured but distressed.
The suspect is described as being a man, wearing blue jeans and a black jacket with distinctive white logos on the chest and shoulders.
A group of young people are believed to have passed the shop prior to the incident and may have information that could assist enquiries.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you wish to remain anonymous.