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.
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.
Menacing Dogs Amnesty puts the bite on pit bulls
Council's Menacing Dogs Amnesty runs until 30 June to reduce dog-related harm.
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.
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.
Change to dog access on Waiheke protects endangered penguins
Restrictions to dog off-leash areas aim to protect the Little Blue Penguin.
Desexy revolution takes over West Auckland - HURRAH!
Animal management officers are helping HURRAH with a de-sexing clinic at VetCare Unitec.