Animals and insects
Animals and insects can be both a help and a hinderance in New Zealand. Find out how to keep them safe, or exterminate them.
Bees pollinate our food crops and gardens and make us honey, so we work to keep bees and other pollinators safe. Find out how we do this, and play your part.
Flea treatments, worm pills, mite powders and other products keep our pets healthy and happy, but they can be hazardous. Learn how to keep people and pets safe.
You can use poison to kill animals, such as rats and mice, around the home. These products come with risks – here is some advice to keep everyone safe.