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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Wellington SPCA warns dog owners of fatal berries

Wellington SPCA has put out a warning to all dog owners about the Karaka berry tree. These berries can be fatal if your dog eats them, and 3 dogs have died already. "ATTENTION DOG OWNERS Please be aware of Karaka tree berries whilst walking your four-legged-friends...

Another car crashes at corner where family placed concrete blocks

A Lower Hutt family that live on a corner in Naenae recently placed large concrete blocks to protect their family from the constant flow of cars crashing into their property. Several times, cars have crashed through their fence, which puts their children at risk if...

$21,000 Raised for cat attacked brutally by dog

Over $21,000 has been raised on a givealittle set up to help Tom, the cat that was attacked by a dog whilst relaxing in Porirua. Tom the cat is recovering and is well supported, however the attacking dog and owners are yet to be...

Over $13,000 raised for cat attacked by dog in Porirua

Over $13,000 had been raised so far on a Givealittle set up by the SPCA to support the investigation of an attack on a cat yesterday in Porirua. The cat was attacked by a dog, but the owners of this dog had told it...

Top 10 Scenic Lookouts in Wellington

Summer is here and we've got the top 10 scenic lookout spots around Wellington that you need to visit! Grab your friends and make a plan - knock these off your summer bucket list! Use #wellingtonlive on Instagram! 1. Mt Victoria. It's the most...

Owners tell dog to attack a cat

A cat has been left injured after owners told their dog to attack the cat, which was relaxing with it's owner and friends. Inspector Gina was called out to Camp Elsdon by a very distressed cat owner. It is reported by several witnesses that...

Girl attacked with glass when walking in Porirua

A girl was cut on her face and neck with glass during an alleged sexual assault in Porirua / Whitby last night. She was walking in a walkway between Tairangi School and Whitby, when approached and attacked. Police are investigating the incident, and supporting...

Bush Fire in Plimmerton Overnight by Cemetery

A bush fire lit up an area of Plimmerton at midnight, raising the local fire station alarm which awoke most residents nearby. The fire was located on Airlie Road, near Whenua Tapu Cemetery. The fire has been put out, but damage is yet to be assessed....

Police seize 30kg of meth in Wellington

Six people have been arrested and an estimated 30kg of methamphetamine has been seized following a second wave of terminations in relation to Operation Sweden. Those arrested yesterday were in Manukau, Lower Hutt and Masterton. These arrests follow the arrest of 11 people...

Water Park to Open in Porirua this Summer!

Porirua's new splash pad at Aotea Lagoon is on track to open before Christmas 2017. Construction is well underway - and details of the opening will be announced shortly. Making the biggest splash will be a massive 6 metre high water bucket dumper called the...

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