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New Zealand: Mystery Over Scattered Possum Tails
Offbeat  (tags: Mystery, Animal, Possums, New Zealand )

- 33 days ago -
People in northern New Zealand have been left puzzled by the appearance of thousands of possum tails along the region's roads.
GE Free Report Gets Backing From Anti-Vivisection Group
Offbeat  (tags: New Zealand, ge, medical, report, animal testing )

- 36 days ago -
A report released today by GE Free NZ highlights the many faults with 15 years of research on the genetic engineering of animals in NZ. The New Zealand Anti-Vivisection Society (NZAVS) are applauding the report as it shows how animal based research is
Live Pigs Strapped to a Table and Shot in the Head to Study Blood-Splatter Patterns
Offbeat  (tags: Science, New Zealand, pigs, experiments, animal cruelty )

- 74 days ago -
An animal rights group said that New Zealand researchers who secured live pigs to a surgical table and shot them in the head with a pistol as part of a study into blood-spatter patterns acted cruelly, and has urged them to end such experiments.
Earth: The Beauty Of New Zealand Night Sky
Offbeat  (tags: Night Sky, New Zealand )

- 97 days ago -
Mesmerising time-lapse of the southern hemisphere skies from the Earth Capture community.
Plant Lover Spends Four Years GROWING His Own Church From Trees - and Spends Eight Hours Primping the Quirky Structure Every Tim
Offbeat  (tags: new zealand, trees, living, weddings, church, beautiful, pictures )

- 147 days ago -
A man from New Zealand has dedicated four years of his life to carefully training tree branches so he could construct an enchanting church made completely from living trees.
Is This Furr-Real? Yet Another Seal Makes Its Way From the Water to Auckland's Streets
Offbeat  (tags: New Zealand, seal, streets, traffic, funny )

- 175 days ago -
Locals in New Zealand were greeted by an unexpected visitor, when a seal swapped the ocean for the tarmac and laid out on a suburban street.
New Zealand Migration to Australia Reverses
Offbeat  (tags: New Zealand, Australia, migration )

- 187 days ago -
New Zealand and Australia have an agreement allowing their citizens to live and work freely in either country,For the first time in 24 years more Australians have moved to New Zealand to live and work than the other way around.
Animal Testing for Cosmetics BANNED - as Law Recognises They Can Feel Emotion
Offbeat  (tags: New Zealand, bans, good news, animal testing )

- 193 days ago -
Courts in New Zealand have passed a law acknowledging that animals can experience emotions in a landmark ruling.
New Zealand to Ban Cosmetics Testing Cruelty
Offbeat  (tags: New Zealand, bans, animal testing, cosmetics, good news )

- 243 days ago -
The government has taken a crucial step in improving the countryâEUR(TM)s animal welfare laws by announcing a ban on cosmetics testing on animals as part of the new Animal Welfare Act.
Hopes Are High' to Save Remaining NZ Whales
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Whales, wildlife, New Zealand )

- 286 days ago -
Hopes are high that over 60 stranded pilot whales have survived after they were refloated by whale conservation workers and volunteers.
100 Whales Die After Getting Stranded in New Zealand
Offbeat  (tags: New Zealand, sad news, whales, pod, stranded, rescue, video )

- 287 days ago -
More than 100 pilot whales have died and at least 90 others are in grave danger after a pod got stranded on a New Zealand beach
That's MY Lane! Amazing Video of a Sea Lion Joining Families for a Dip in a Public Swimming Pool
Offbeat  (tags: Seal, swimming pool, New Zealand, funny, video )

- 315 days ago -
Swimmers at a public pool in New Zealand were evacuated after a sprightly sea lion broke inside the venue and waddled into the water.
Woman Blinded as a Child Can See Again After Hitting Her Head on a Coffee Table
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, society, world, New Zealand, woman, blindness )

- 392 days ago -
A woman who hasn't been able to see since she was 11 years old had her sight restored after an accident in which she hit her head on a coffee table.

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