Kiwi are dying at an appalling rate on Northland's roads and at least one group is doing all it can to bring the road toll down. Have you seen a kiwi on the road before? Do you know what to do at night to avoid hitting them?
The Melbourne Cup can be seen as an excuse for people to dress to the nines and get so drunk that they often miss seeing the races.
The physical and psychological pain these horses suffer is immense, with the movement against horse racing growing as animal welfare advocates call for change. What do you think? Should horse racing be banned? Vote in the poll below.
30.5% Definitely - it’s inhumane30.5% Complete
14.1% No - it’s a bit of harmless fun14.1% Complete
3.8% I don’t have an opinion3.8% Complete
51.7% Only for those found guilty of abuse51.7% Complete
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