43 days ago

Special offer to Christchurch Bull Breed Rescue adopters

Principal Therapist from The Balanced Dog Ltd

Over the last 10+ years, we've raised funds and sponsored various events to support dog adoption; SPCA, Dogwatch, Greyhounds as Pets and Christchurch Bull Breed Rescue.

We are offering one lucky Christchurch Bull Breed Rescue adopter a chance to attend Learn to Massage Your Dog on 22nd March for the discounted price of $100 (a 28% discount). This is a hands-on workshop that you attend with your dog. Be the first person to respond to this post with a photo of your CBBR dog. Then, we'll follow up with you with an invoice to pay and a few pre-course questions to confirm your booking.

T&Cs: This prize is not transferable and for the class on 22 March from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm only You must be available to attend the course with your dog (we introduce dogs outside before going into the classroom and have a limited number of dogs in each class). You must also book and pay within 2 days of winning the competition.

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10 hours ago

Our sweet pea seeds send out, April issue and Get Growing

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Dear neighbours and NZ Gardener family,

Our April issue should be with our subscribers now and available in supermarkets and service stations (having been distributed prior to the lockdown restrictions). Whether or not it's on the stands yet is a bit patchy ... but then the incredibly brave and hard-working supermarket staff have quite a bit on their plate right now so I understand if there is a delay! Please, please, please everyone ... don't go out to buy it! Normally of course we love you buying NZ Gardener but right now it's far more important that you stay home and stay safe. (You can buy a copy with your online shopping though! That's safe and I think we are all in the market for something uplifting to read right now).

In this issue we offered to send out sweet pea seeds to any reader who sent us a SSAE. Just to reassure you, we will still send out sweet pea seeds to any reader who is keen to participate. We are just not quite sure when! Ignore the dates in the magazine of when you needed to send the envelope in by - that has been indefinitely extended. But we cannot wait to send you the seed and for those flowers to bloom as by then we will be well through this or even have it behind us. And keep letting us know what you are sowing and growing, send in pictures of your harvest, your flowers or what you are sharing.

We always love hearing from NZ Gardener readers but now when we are all staying apart that connection means more than you can imagine. Stay home, stay safe and stay in touch everyone. For the most updated gardening advice, subscribe to our digital e-zine Get Growing, which will be delivered to your inbox completely free.

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11 hours ago

Are you able to get outside during the lockdown?

Kamala Hayman Reporter from The Press

The physical and mental health benefits of getting outside is clear, and was shown in research after the Christchurch earthquakes. It isn't easy during the lockdown when it is vital to stay close to home. Share what you are doing to keep exercising (inside or outside) and also the challenges you are facing.