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Posts Tagged ‘ animals ’

WATCH: Zoo fights plastic for World Environment Day

Jul 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, News

Over 700 marine species are affected by plastic in our oceans. Courtney Day finds out how Wellington Zoo raises awareness.



PHOTO ESSAY: Dogs dominate Waitangi Park at annual event

Jun 27th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Picture story

Wellington locals gather with their dogs for the charity event Big Dog Walk With Lots of Dogs. Newswire reporter Nikita Rawnsley-Wratt joined in.



Cat owners cash in on SPCA chips

Nov 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, News, Top Picture

Moggli is chipped and ready to be adopted at the SPCA, which has been in the middle of a microchipping and desexing frenzy thanks to a big discount. SHAR DAVIS reports.



Blind leading the blind to the White House

Nov 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, News, Top Picture

NewsWire has made it into the famous Washington Post website, thanks to blind cat Murdock picking the US election winner.



PHOTO ESSAY: Wellington Zoo benefits from public support

May 26th, 2016 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Multimedia, News, Picture story

ZARIUS SAMUEL visits Wellington Zoo to see how it benefits from public support.



Going animal for the animals at charity gig

Jul 13th, 2013 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Top Picture

Wellington musicians are flocking to raise money for Wellington Zoo’s animal hospital, reports LIAM MACANDREW.



Going animal for the animals at charity gig

Jul 10th, 2013 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Top Picture

Wellington musicians are flocking to raise money for Wellington Zoo’s animal hospital, reports LIAM MACANDREW.



Hundreds flock to Zealandia on Open Day for just a gold coin

May 29th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Cheap entry was part of the annual Wellington Open Day to show off city attractions for locals.



Zoo visits support international conservation

Nov 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

WELLINGTONIANS WANTING to take part in conservation efforts can do it as easily as visiting the Zoo. People that purchase an “Up Close and Personal Encounter” are donating 10 per cent of the charge to support endangered animal organisations worldwide.



NZ’s largest pet expo rolls into town

Nov 1st, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

THOUSANDS OF animals will be invading Upper Hutt this weekend, when New Zealand’s largest pet show rolls into town. The Royal Canin expo is the most popular pet show in the country, with hundreds of different breeds of animals on display.



Pets invade Upper Hutt this weekend

Nov 1st, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

THOUSANDS OF animals will be invading Upper Hutt this weekend, when New Zealand’s largest pet show rolls into town. The Royal Canin expo is the most popular pet show in the country, with hundreds of different breeds of animals on display.



Sugar wins out over protein for good cause

Sep 8th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

SPCA hopes cupcake drive raised at least $35,000.



Veggie tales: why a vegan diet can be as varied as any other

Apr 4th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Student Features

Why do people decide to go against the grain and become vegan? asks ANGIE MILLS.



Black Syndrome suits city’s black supporters

Nov 11th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

‘Black Dog Syndrome’ suits black-clad Wellingtonians.



SPCA adopts out hundreds more pets

Nov 9th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Innovative marketing see big rise in adoptions jump by hundreds.



Wellington SPCA marks 125 animal years

Apr 14th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Uncategorized

Open day to celebrate last year at old Newtown centre