Fireworks and thunderstorms

Loud noises such as fireworks and thunderstorms can be frightening for animals such as dogs, cats and horses.

Here’s some links to information about how to prepare and secure your animals during these times.

It’s also important that you ensure your pet’s microchip and registration details are up-to-date so that our it’s easier for our rangers to reunite them with you if they do happen to escape.

Fireworks near you

14, 15, 21 and 22 February: there will be firecrackers as part of Chinese New Year celebrations at the Emperor T'ang restaurant on Aitken Street in Gisborne.