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Family pets can kill kiwi—here’s what you can do to keep kiwi safe.

Pet owners

Dogs and cats can be very dangerous for wild kiwi. Dogs have the biggest impact on adult birds, which they can kill in just seconds, while cats are a big threat to young kiwi chicks.

We need everyone who owns a dog or a cat and lives near wild kiwi to make sure their animals do not harm these vulnerable birds.

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Cat owners »

Cats just look like they sleep all the time. You can help keep kiwi safe by managing your pet.

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Dog owners »

Every dog, no matter how big or small or well trained, is a potential kiwi killer. Find out what you can do to keep kiwi safe.