An Auckland dog owner is warning of the dangers rat bait can cause after her beloved pet nearly died after ingesting it twice.
Tracy Leach said her 8-year-old golden retriever Daisy first got sick about four weeks ago on their rural property in Glenbrook, south of Auckland.
She bounced back pretty quickly but Leach started to notice she was vomiting constantly and consuming a lot of water - causing her to take Daisy back to the vet.
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Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash that killed a male passenger.
The 37-year-old died at the scene on Aviemore Drive, Highland Park, around 10:10pm on Friday. The man was sitting in the front passenger seat of a dark-coloured vehicle.
If you witnessed the crash or saw the vehicle/occupants of the vehicle prior to the crash, please contact Constable Lisa Ross from Counties Manukau Police Serious Crash Unit on 09 262 9141.
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