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Selwyn Times: April 27, 2018


46 Selwyn District Residents' Guide 2018 P RIMARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS PRIMARY SCHOOLS Rolleston School 11 Tennyson St, Rolleston Ph: 347 8355 Sheffield School Wrights Rd, Sheffield Ph: 318 3713 Southbridge School 25 Hastings St, Southbridge Ph: 324 2545 Springfield School 2 Tawera Ln, Springfield Ph: 318 4867 Springston School 16-20 Leeston Rd, Springston Ph: 329 5724 Tai Tapu School 1 School Rd, Tai Tapu Ph: 329 67962 Weedons School 135 Weedons Ross Rd, Weedons Ph: 347 8740 West Melton School 743 Weedons Ross Rd, West Melton Ph: 347 8448 West Rolleston Primary School 327 Dunns Rd, Rolleston Ph: 595 0952 Windwhistle School 19 Rakaia Gorge Road, Windwhistle. Ph: 03 318 6828 SECONDARY SCHOOLS Ellesmere College Leeston Dunsandel Rd, Leeston Ph: 324 3369 Darfield High School 7 McLaughlins Rd, Darfield Ph: 318 8411 Lincoln High School 25 Boundary Rd, Lincoln Ph: 325 2121, Rolleston College 631 Springston Rolleston Rd, Rolleston Ph: 595 2490

Selwyn District Residents' Guide 2018 47 S ELWYN ANIMAL CARE With around 64 percent of New Zealand households homing at least one pet and with an astonishing half of all households in Selwyn district owning a dog, pet care and pet facilities are crucial in Selwyn. Selwyn’s pets are well catered for with a variety of services available, whether you are looking to rehome a pet or if you have found a lost pet, if your pet needs a veterinarian or you just want to pamper your pooch there is a service to suit. There are numerous places to have fun with your dog including two purposebuilt dog parks. There is also an equestrian centre at West Melton Forest which provides scenic riding tracks for horse riders of all abilities. Rehome: SPCA Canterbury 03 349 7057 or out of hours 03 366 3886 Husky Rescue – Animal Control: Selwyn District Council 03 347-2800 Selwyn Dog Pound: 03 347 7408 DOG PARKS Foster Dog Park, Rolleston This purpose-built park is fully fenced, allowing for dog owners to exercise their dogs off-leash. The park provides a great secure environment to socialise your dog, with the addition of dog agility equipment and a water feature. It is the perfect place to have fun with your dog. Location – corner of Springston Rolleston Rd and Goulds Rd, Rolleston. Leeston Dog Park This newly-built dog park, provides equipment to exercise and train your dog. The park also has a water pond for those dogs that love to splash around and a dog grooming table so you can tidy up your dog before you head home. Location – next to the A&P Showground, Leeston Rd, BOARDING KENNELS AND CATTERIES Bunny Lodge Boarding Kennels and Cattery, 554 Jones Rd, Weedons, 03 347 8835 Catterry Barn, 162 Trents Rd, Prebbleton, 027 574 5529 Country Paws Boarding Kennels and Cattery, 1830 Main West Coast Rd, 03 318 1752 Cozy Cats on Ellesmere, 321 Ellesmere Rd, 03 322 6245 Katz ‘n’ K9z, 39 Goodericks Rd, Springston, 03 325 2243 Kimbers Cats on Burnham, 227 Burnham Rd, 03 3476464 Selwyn Cattery 746 Leeston Rd, Springston, 03 329 1796 Sterling Kennels and Cattery. 984 West Coast Rd, West Prebbleton Veterinary Hospital caters to all creatures great and small, from your beloved companion animals to elite performance horses. CALL US TODAY FOR AN APPOINTMENT Monday to Friday 8.30am-5.30pm Thursday 8.30am-7pm Saturday 8.30am-12pm Melton, 03 347 8940 Top Notch Boarding Kennels, 1162 Springs Rd, 03 325 2081 Wagging Tails NZ, 273 Telegraph Rd, Norwood, 021 0292 6588 56 Blakes Road, Prebbleton 7604 | Ph: 03 349 9946 |