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New Research Reveals Kiwis Are Happier Employees With Pets Around

Friday, 21 January 2022, 10:51 am | Purina New Zealand

New research[1] shows a whopping 96% of pet owners in New Zealand felt that having their pet around while working from home in 2021 improved their mental health and work/life balance. However, many are anxious about their pet as they return to work ... More >>

Boosting workplace wellness with Pets at Work

Friday, 31 August 2018, 9:40 am | Purina New Zealand

Organisations looking to reap the benefits of a higher performing and more motivated workforce are being encouraged to take the pledge to bring their pets to work on ‘Pets at Work Day’, Friday 7 September. More >>

Pets at work day

Friday, 22 July 2016, 5:09 pm | Purina New Zealand

If the winter months are getting you down and Murray from accounts is really getting on your nerves, then pull out the diary, because it’s time to put a big paw print on August 4th. That’s right, a paw print! More >>

Take Your Dog To Work Day: June 20th

Wednesday, 18 June 2014, 10:26 am | Purina New Zealand

Pets make life better (it’s a fact) so Purina is on a mission to make all of our working lives better. Well, for at least one day of the year. International Take Your Dog To Work Day is happening June 20th, so work like a dog to get your company ... More >>

Pets and Fireworks

Thursday, 19 December 2013, 1:19 pm | Purina New Zealand

The bright lights and big bangs of fireworks are fun for MOST of the family, but for your dog or cat, they can be very stressful. While you’re out on the porch enjoying the fiery display, your family pet is most likely hiding under a bed, in ... More >>

Top Tips And Tricks for Training Your Pup!

Wednesday, 19 June 2013, 4:59 pm | Purina New Zealand

Having a dog is amazing; having a well-behaved dog is even more amazing! From obedience training to behavioural training, our pups sure have a lot to learn. There’s no use terriering your hair out over it, with these simple tips and tricks you’ll ... More >>

Tails Wagging for New Android APP

Friday, 10 May 2013, 12:22 pm | Purina New Zealand

Wouldn’t it be nice to able to take your dog out and about more with you? We all know it’s much more fun when your four-legged friends are around, but as every pet owner knows, it’s often difficult to find places that are pet-friendly. More >>

A Breakfast Soufflé For Cats

Wednesday, 24 April 2013, 10:17 am | Purina New Zealand

Those little balls of fluff mean everything to us. That’s why pet care company, Purina, is launching Fancy Feast Mornings - a new, tasty and luxurious breakfast meal that’s nutritiously balanced and offers your precious feline friends the purrfect ... More >>

Take the Purina 30 Day Challenge

Tuesday, 16 April 2013, 11:36 am | Purina New Zealand

The Purina ONE 30 Day Challenge – a programme to improve the health of the nation’s pets – has returned due to popular demand. More >>

Pet Summer Slimdown

Tuesday, 13 November 2012, 5:05 pm | Purina New Zealand

I almost daren’t say it unless I jinx it BUT – summer is almost here! If you’re anything like me, you’ll have been hanging out for summer since the day winter darkened our doorsteps More >>

Playful Pups the Key to Kiwis’ Health

Wednesday, 26 September 2012, 1:21 pm | Purina New Zealand

A new survey by the BENEFUL team shows that play has a crucial role to play in New Zealanders’ overall wellbeing – 94% of Kiwis surveyed identified that it is very important for physical, mental and emotional health. More >>

Pet WOF with Shivaun

Monday, 24 September 2012, 10:56 am | Purina New Zealand

Spring is a great time to shake off the winter blues, come out of hibernation and get your life in cracking good order (as we do with our yearly ‘spring clean’). But it’s not just our own lives we need to organise – spring is the perfect time ... More >>

Pet Care Column May 2012: Winter Health with Beth

Monday, 11 June 2012, 11:18 am | Purina New Zealand

The temperature is starting to drop, and winter ills and chills aren’t exclusive to humans! Dogs also need a bit of TLC to get them through the winter cold, and Beth Bryant from Purina New Zealand has some top tips for looking after your pup this ... More >>

Results from the Purina Pet Survey

Thursday, 26 May 2011, 12:28 pm | Purina New Zealand

National: 72% believe that pets can have human-like emotions, such as love and empathy. 25% celebrate their pet’s birthday. 26% said their pet had steered them away from danger, or helped them in some way. More >>

Pets Are Part of the Family

Monday, 16 May 2011, 2:57 pm | Purina New Zealand

Any dedicated pet owner knows their animals arent just four-legged creatures that happen to live under the same roof. Pets enrich our lives immeasurably as they become our family, our friends and our biggest fans – and Purina is inviting New Zealanders ... More >>

Is Your Dog Nz’s Next Tux Dog?

Monday, 21 March 2011, 12:09 pm | Purina New Zealand

Is Your Dog Nz’s Next Tux Dog? Everyone remembers the TUX jingle so well… “ Tux keeps them full of life… fit as a fiddle, sharp as a knife …” More >>

Pets do us the world of good!

Monday, 4 October 2010, 9:18 am | Purina New Zealand

Today marks the start of Mental Health Awareness Week and Purina, New Zealand’s leading pet-care company is celebrating the bond between pets and humans and the positive impact they bring to our lives. More >>

Take your dog to work day – Friday 25 June

Tuesday, 15 June 2010, 12:16 pm | Purina New Zealand

The 11th annual international Take Your Dog to Work Day kicks off in tail wagging style on Friday 25th of June. More >>

Search for the Fanciest of Feline Food Critics

Wednesday, 2 June 2010, 1:57 pm | Purina New Zealand

PURINA today announces the inaugural launch of its FANCY FEAST Food Critics competition to find 10 of the most discerning cats in New Zealand. More >>

Tips for travelling with pets this summer

Monday, 7 December 2009, 3:29 pm | Purina New Zealand

With the holiday season fast approaching, New Zealand pet owners planning their great kiwi getaway will be asking themselves whether or not to take their dog or cat away with them. More >>