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Beaches 29 Apr 2016

Manukau Harbour home to many gems

With 520km of coastline, the Manukau Harbour is New Zealand’s second biggest harbour. It’s also home to many hidden gems which are well worth a visit while summer is still with us.

Dogs 26 Apr 2016

What is a 'menacing dog'?

The Dog Control Act (1996) automatically classifies four breeds (Brazilian Fila, Dogo Argentino, Japanese Tosa and Perro de Presa Canario) and one type (American Pit Bull Terrier) as menacing dogs, no matter how they behave individually.

Dogs 26 Apr 2016

Menacing Dogs Amnesty puts the bite on pit bulls

Council's Menacing Dogs Amnesty runs until 30 June to reduce dog-related harm.

Dogs 26 Apr 2016

Dog safety app educates children

Auckland Council's world-first dog safety smartphone app is an important educational tool to help keep children safe around dogs.

Dogs 22 Apr 2016

Herald has part to play in keeping community safe from dogs

Councillor Calum Penrose calls on the New Zealand Herald to help make Auckland a safer city.

Environment 8 Apr 2016

Hunua 1080 caution period lifted

Hunua caution period lifted

Beaches 7 Apr 2016

Change to dog access on Waiheke protects endangered penguins

Restrictions to dog off-leash areas aim to protect the Little Blue Penguin.

Dogs 1 Apr 2016

Desexy revolution takes over West Auckland - HURRAH!

Animal management officers are helping HURRAH with a de-sexing clinic at VetCare Unitec.