Kōrero: Pets

SPCA inspector at work

SPCA inspector at work

Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) inspector Alf Benning carries cages of wild cats, captured near the Beehive (New Zealand’s Parliament buildings, in Wellington) in 1977. As well as helping to enforce animal welfare legislation, inspectors intervene to prevent the suffering of wild and stray animals.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1977/0979/23A

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Pets - Animal welfare history', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/19743/spca-inspector-at-work (accessed 4 December 2021)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008