47 days ago

New Zealanders are locking down their cats, for good

The Team Reporter from The Press

New Zealand is a nation of cat lovers, and increasingly – at least anecdotally – we’re keeping them inside.

Owners say welfare and conservation concerns are the main drivers; experts are cautious not to say too much, and cats are silent on the issue thus far.

What's worse — keeping a cat indoors 24/7, or letting it roam free where it will hunt birds, and possibly be injured?

Read the full story here and share your thoughts in the comments below.

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More messages from your neighbours
7 hours ago

NumberWorks'nWords School Holiday Programme!

NumberWorks'nWords Burnside

Learning never stops with NumberWorks'nWords! Our school holiday programme is the perfect opportunity to kickstart the new school year! Send us a message to learn more and book your child in! ✨

13 hours ago

northern community market

Stephanie from Redwood

look forward to seeing you all tomorrow for your christmas shoppping :) Northcote school 10 till 3pm

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14 hours ago

Coastal cool

The Team from Resene ColorShop Hornby

Transform a simple mirror into a modern piece of art with a wonderful coastal vibe using a selection of driftwood or wood decor branches and Resene paint.

Find out how to create your own.

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