101 days ago

Firefighters rescue kitten from drain in Fairview Heights

Caroline Williams Reporter from North Shore Times

Hi neighbours, a wee kitten stuck down a drain was rescued thanks to efforts by the SPCA and firefighters last week. It took more than three hours to retrieve the 7-week-old kitten from the drain, which proved tricky to access due to it sloping beneath the curb. Firefighters couldn't get into the drain, so had to create a platform for the kitten, which was eventually coaxed out with some food. The male kitten is now being cared for by the SPCA where he will be desexed and put up for adoption.

Have you heard of any dramatic animal rescues near you recently? Email me at caroline.williams@stuff.co.nz

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Vegan cooking with French Chef

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Our Chef Arno is back next term for exceptional vegan cooking!

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Newcomers Book Club

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Our Book Club will resume Term 2 at the Takapuna Library.
Only NZ Writers will be studied, because literature is a great point of entry into the culture, we have adopted. We have a new qualified English Teacher thanks to English Language Partners New Zealand.
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