Pet store opens
Animates has officially opened its doors in Whanga¯rei. The store, located on the corner of Robert and Carruth Sts comes complete with a DIY dog wash. A grooming salon will also open at a later date. The store will be open seven days a week with dedicated car parking. All leashed pets are welcome to go shopping too. To celebrate the opening, the store is offering free DIY dog wash until November 25. A Grand Opening event is planned for a few weeks’ time, with entertainment for the whole family.