Kia ora neighbours, sadly a duck was shot through the neck with an arrow in Blockhouse Bay on October 1. The SPCA are investigating incident and asked anyone with information to call the SPCA on 09 256 7300. All information would be treated confidentially, a spokesperson said.
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