Love Your Elders

Love your elders Instead of a great wordy diatribe on love and care for older dogs, here is a picture of it. This is Cilla who shares her life with Rochelle Love Walker. Cilla is 14 years old in October and Rochelle says she is sleeping more with the cold days. Cilla was one of… Continue reading     >

Hikoi for HUHA

HIKOI FOR HUHA TIME AGAIN! Come and join the Hutt City and HUHA crew for a hill walk in Lowry Bay, Sunday 19 July 2pm - 3:30pm, meeting at Cheviot Road Track. Some portions are steep and buggies are not recommended for this walk as it is challenging in parts. Can't wait to see all… Continue reading     >

Pride of HUHA nominated for Pride of NZ Award

Our Claire Thornton, beloved Otaki Shelter Manager and Trustee for HUHA; Duty Manager par excellence; advocate, rescuer, defender and healer of animals (the ultimate combination of animal rights and welfare) and mentor, leader, encyclopedia and best friend of HUHA volunteers and animal owners everywhere, has been nominated for the very prestigious Pride of New Zealand… Continue reading     >

Great British Greyhound Walk

Be part of a day when greyhounds ALL OVER THE WORLD will walk out together to promote themselves as GREYT companions and family members. We are thrilled to announce that we will be part of this event and have organised a walk in Paraparaumu. We would love to see Greyhounds and their families come along… Continue reading     >

Blankets — the warm sort!

Coming down the road to the shelter this morning in Otaki, a ridge of the Tararuas was covered in snow - they were, in fact, blanketted. Blanketted - in MAY!!! This means winter has come and in winter, dogs need warmth. Tearing along the road (after I took this snap above) I stared into the… Continue reading     >

I see red, I see red, I see red

At HUHA, we do see red – the best kind of red there is. In fact at HUHA, we have arguably the best reds in the business. How that has happened I don't know but how lucky are you that this is the case. For dogs, reds are in many ways the best dogs ever – red… Continue reading     >