50 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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14 hours ago

Obsessed with food

Oa from Overeaters Anonymous

Eating for comfort
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18 hours ago

✨ Final week ✨

Inline Property Management

We're in to our final week for 'A Little Ray of Giving' and we would love your support!
You can help bring a smile to the faces of children and families who need it the most by dropping a present (new and unwrapped) in to Ray White Strowan or Ray White Bishopdale before Tuesday 14th December and we’ll make sure it gets to a deserving family staying at the Ronald McDonald House South Island this Christmas 🎄💛🎁

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18 hours ago

Pioneering retirement living

Margaret Stoddart Retirement Village

We’re pioneering a new way of living for a new retirement generation.
More than 12,000 pioneers call Ryman retirement villages home. We always have, and always will, challenge the status quo and adapt to better serve our residents. Because there’s a new generation of Kiwis who are not retiring from life, they’re looking for a new way to live.

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