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Saturday 19th August 2017

COMMUNITY CALENDAR – August 2017

Whether you know this timeless tale thanks to Lou Reed or Dire Straits, Leo DiCaprio or Leo Bernstein

Cattle breeder in a right pickle

They say if you want something done, ask a busy woman and Ardmore farmer, Ginni Alexander is certainly testimony to that. Now the former...

COMMUNITY CALENDAR – July 2017

Animal antics Cat Show Annual All Breeds Championship Show July 2, 10am-4pm, Hamilton Gardens, Hungerford Cres, Hamilton More than one pedigree puss will strut its stuff,...

Pest control opportunities, game bird season

The 2017 game bird shooting season started on May 2 and even those not normally interested in bird shooting, should note that the formal...

Arthritis in pets

Arthritis is a term that includes all forms of inflammatory disease processes in a joint. The most common form we see is osteoarthritis (OA), with...

Horse power – THE FISKENS’ STORY

Who are the Fiskens? It’s a simple, yet most profound question. And, it would take a lot more than one article to even begin...

High times ahead for hemp?

While debates continue to rage regarding medicinal marijuana, the seeds of a new industry appear set to be sown. An agreement between New Zealand...

Animal home comforts at Little Acres

There can come a time when, for a variety of reasons, people need to re-home their animals. While handing over a dog or a...

Something fishy about this this Pukekawa success story!

A north Waikato woman has turned her love for the gentle giants of the dog world into a burgeoning business. Fiona Robertson ships animal health...

Purple haze

Gazing at the rows of deep purple flowers, their heady perfume hovering like a heat haze, you might imagine you were in  the lavender...

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