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Selwyn Times: April 07, 2017

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44 selwyn district residents' guide 2017 After working for a company, where his job entailed driving a difficult to handle old digger, Sandy decided to go out on his own. He thought if he worked hard, he could save up for a new digger and control how the work was carried out so a high quality job was ensured. That was 20 years ago. Sandy and his wife Leanne’s business, Ellesmere Excavation and Aggregate has grown steadily ever since, expanding into aggregate supply about eight years ago. They now have six full-time and two parttime employees, with the business equally divided between general excavation and aggregate supply. Ellesmere Excavation and Aggregate is a well-recognised AWAITING COPY Ad Number: LE11545 Artwork: LE11545 Size: 13.5x4 Description: ELLESMERE EXCAVATION & AGGREGA Account: Selwyn Residents Guide Colour: F Filename: LE11545 Your aggregate and excavation specialists Call Sandy for all your Commercial and Residential site works and rural excavation requirements. EXCAVATION AND AGGREGATE SPECIALIST supplier of: • Specialist sands – 2A filter sand and 2mm turf sand; • AP65 and AP40M4 to Transit specifications; and • Boulders for soak holes. Ellesmere Excavation and Aggregate has a loyal customer base of commercial businesses, farmers and individuals; many having traded with Sandy and Leanne since they started. “It’s about the people and doing a quality job at a reasonable rate,” says Sandy who can be contacted on 0274 389 576, or via email at: We supply a wide range of aggregate direct from our quarry, ex river pick up or we deliver. An of s look exe you car and goin abs offe SPC Pos For com Ani Pho Em Do Fos A fu exe sea pla Roa Sel 7, R Bo Ayl Coa Bun Wee AW Ad Art Size De Acc Col File Phone Sandy on 0274 389 576 • Quarry hours: 8.00am – 5.00pm weekdays

selwyn district residents' guide 2017 45 Pet and animal care e Animal lovers in Selwyn are well catered for, with a variety of services available throughout the region. Whether you are looking to adopt a pet, or have found or lost one, looking for exercise areas for your dog, or need a veterinarian to treat your pet or livestock, you have many options to help take care of those needs. The district offers many choices for food and equipment supplies for pets, farm or equine. If you are going on holiday and need your pets to be cared for in your absence, you have choices – providers in the Selwyn District offer a variety of services for the pet in your family. SPCA Canterbury - 14 Wilmers Road, Hornby, Christchurch Postal address: P.O. Box 16880, Hornby, Christchurch 8441 For all animal related queries and animal welfare complaints, please contact: Animal Centre Phone: 03 349 7057 Emergency After Hours Phone: 03 366 3886 Dog Park Foster Park, Rolleston - Dog Exercise Park A fully fenced 2ha park designated to allow space for the exercising of dogs off-leash. Features include; carparking, seating and picnic facilities, dog agility equipment and water play. Location - corner of Springston Rolleston and Goulds Road, Rolleston. Selwyn Dog Pound - Phone: 03 347 7408 - 83 Walkers Rd, RD 7, Rolleston Boarding Kennels and Catteries Aylesbury Boarding Kennels & Cattery - 1830 Main West Coast Rd - Phone: 03 318 1752. Bunny Lodge – Boarding Kennels & Cattery, 554 Jones Road, Weedons Rolleston - Phone 03 347 8835 AWAITING COPY Ad Number: EM0011 Artwork: EM0011 Size: 6.4x4 Description: SELWYN CATTERY LIMITED Account: In Selwyn Residents guide on P Colour: F Filename: EM0011 Cozy Cats on Ellesmere - 321 Ellesmere Rd, RD4 Ladbrooks - Phone: 03 322 6245 Homesit Christchurch - Mobile: 021 430 016 - Phone: 322 5595 Katz 'n' K9z - 39 Goodericks Rd, Springston - Phone: 325 2243 Kimbers Cats on Burnham - 227 Burnham Rd, Burnham - Phone: 03 347 6464 Selwyn Cattery - 746 Leeston Rd, Springston, 7683 - Phone: 03 329 1796 Sterling Kennels and Cattery - 984 West Coast Road, West Melton - Phone: 03 347 8940 Top Notch Boarding Kennels - 1162 Springs Rd, RD 6, Christchurch - Phone: 03 325 2081 Vets Canterbury Equine Clinic - 499 Springs Road, Prebbleton. Phone: 03 349 4791 - After Hours: 0274 714 608 Lincoln Village Vets - 83 East Belt, Lincoln - Phone: 03 325 7250 Prebbleton Veterinary Hospital - 56 Blakes Road, Prebbleton - Phone:03 349 9946 “The purrfect holiday home for your feline friend” • New purpose built holiday accommodation • Individual large rooms • Indoor and outdoor flow to each individual room • Rural setting with Country views • Family run business • Drop off and pick up service available SELWYN Phone Ruth Cox: 03 329 1796 Mobile: 021 115 0122 746 Leeston Road, Springston • CATTERY