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Conservation project
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The Hauraki Gulf branch collaborated with Waiheke SPCA to compile a responsible pet ownership brochure specifically for island residents.

Responsible pet ownership

Lincoln Jackson

Lincoln Jackson; Te Haahi-Goodwin Reserve Co-Ranger

The branch has also collaborated with Waiheke SPCA to compile a “Responsible pet ownership brochure’ that is specifically aimed at residents of Waiheke Island.

This came about due to an increasing threat to avian species such as banded rails and korora (little blue penguins) from ‘off leash’ dogs and abandoned and feral cats which were growing in number.

Thanks also to the Hauraki Gulf Conservation Trust who assisted with printing and distribution.

What can you do

What you can do in 5 minutes
  • Download and read our 'Responsible Pet Ownership' document PDF (see above)
  • Download our Backyard Baiting Advice doc (link below)

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