Tag Archives: algal bloom

The best ball boys in the world

The ASB Classic tennis tournament finished yesterday with Venus Williams winning the title.  But the real high point of the tournament was the advertising…

Meet the Best Ball Boys in the World: Oscar the Mastiff cross, Ted the Border Colies, and Teddy, the Jack Russell cross…

If dogs were allowed in ‘real’ tennis matches, I think I could become a fan!

Kathleen Crisley, specialist in dog massage, rehabilitation and nutrition/food therapy, Canine Catering Ltd, Christchurch, New Zealand



Algal bloom warnings commence again for summer season

The first of the this season’s algal bloom warnings has been issued by the Canterbury District Health Board.   Dogs can become very sick and die from exposure to toxic algae (cyanobacteria), so heed this warning about contact with Lake Forsyth, Te Wairewa:

CDHB MediaRelease Toxic Algae Lake Forsyth November 3 2011