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The why, how and hay-now of rabbit nutrition

The why, how and
hay-now of rabbit nutrition

It takes more than a fresh patch of grass to keep your rabbit in tip-top shape. A large percentage of rabbit health problems are caused by inadequate nutrition and poor diet. Dental, gut, skin, eye, urinary and behavioural issues can quickly flare up if your bunny isn’t fed properly. Here are a few tips every rabbit owner should know about keeping rabbits healthy and avoiding a trip to the vet.

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Nurtured by nature

Nurtured by nature

After a big and very busy start to the year some of our Topflite family took an opportunity to recharge on the Routeburn Track. There they were greeted by some of New Zealand’s wonderful native birds.

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Kākāpō soars…

Kākāpō soars…

Since introducing the Soar Initiative in 2020 we have provided support both for the Orokonui Ecosanctuary on the north coast of Dunedin and for Forest & Bird’s efforts around New Zealand. Now we’re proud to share the news of our most recent Soar recipient – the Kākāpō Recovery Programme.

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What’s that bird?

What’s that bird?

Don’t recognise the difference in song between a robin and a rock wren? Can’t tell a kea call from a kōkako? We’ve got just the website for you…

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A legend departs

A legend departs

While we’ve grown a bit in recent times Topflite is still at heart a tight-knit, family-run business. Most of our team have been with us for years and years. This makes it all the more difficult when one of the team leaves – the gap they leave is considerable.

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Living the little lake life

Living the little lake life

In the heat of summer your local birdlife needs a reliable chill-out spot, a space they can drink and wash in. It’s good for them and it’s great for nature lovers too.

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Meet the team: Trish Murphy

Meet the team:
Trish Murphy

Described by the team as a ‘powerhouse’, Trish is the first to roll up her sleeves and get stuck in. Her hard working, roll-up-your-sleeves attitude has been instrumental to our continued success particularly as we negotiated the challenges of 2020.

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Our 2020 Gift Guide!

Our 2020 Gift Guide!

Spread the love this Christmas and make sure your pets and loved ones are well looked after with some Topflite goodness…

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Business of the Year

Business of the Year

We are proud to have been nominated in the 2020 Westpac Otago Business Awards this year. After a rollercoaster of a year this is the cherry on the top of the energy cake.

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Bird of the Year

Bird of the Year

Vote Tomtit!You’ve only got until the 15th of November to vote. This year, make it count and vote for the New Zealand bird with the funny name – the mighty, mighty tomtit! With the polls now open at Bird of the Year 2020 you need to exercise your democratic right once...

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Life & Leisure

Life & Leisure

The November / December issue of Life & Leisure is hitting the shelves throughout New Zealand. Have you seen it? On page 72 you’ll find a great article on our Field of Dreams…

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