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Alister Harvey doing peace sign

Alister Harvey doing peace sign and holding a kitten outside the ‘Temple of Love’ house in Sydenham.

Date 1972-02-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Nicola Gibson with Reidston Bruno

Nicola Gibson with kitten Reidston Bruno at the Canterbury All-Breeds Cat Club kitten show held at Canterbury Court.

Date 1974-03-09
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

Rescued kittens

Eve Sinton with rescued kittens at her house on Holly Road.

Date 1974-03-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

Darren Jordan with Laddie the sheepdog-Labrador cross dog

Laddie the five year old sheepdog-Labrador cross dog sitting on the front of the BMX bicycle modified by his owner Darren Jordan. On the back of the bike is Jordan's 10 week old kitten, Witchypoo, in...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

SPCA animal attendant rescuing a kitten from a drain

A group of people helping SPCA animal attendant, Colin Johnstone, who is down a drain with just his legs sticking out, to rescue a month old kitten outside the Bush Inn Shopping Centre.

Date 1990-01-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

A kitten trapped down a drain

A month old kitten stuck down a drain outside the Bush Inn Shopping Centre during a rescue by the SPCA.

Date 1990-01-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Collie dog with her adopted kitten

Photographs of a kitten and a collie dog lying together on the carpet in the house of Mrs P. Dale of Shirley.

Date 1971-12-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Kitten and its adoptive dog mother

Photographs of a kitten and a collie dog lying together on the carpet in the house of Mrs P. Dale of Shirley.

Date 1971-12-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Feeding kittens

View of abandoned kittens found by Mrs Barnes being bottle fed.

Date 1970-05-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Three kittens in a box

Three kittens—two grey and one black--found under a seat in a truck driving cab at the Christchurch yards of Mid-Canterbury Transport Ltd.

Date 1970-12-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Julie Marsh with Karbarla Caprice

Views of Julie Marsh with Karbarla Caprice, a blue long-hair kitten who is owned by Mrs J Wilson at the Canterbury all-breeds kitten show.

Date 1972-03-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

St Peter's School Beckenham, Pet show

Maureen Groutsky showing Ann Corliss her kitten, Tinker, wearing a dress at the St. Peter's School Beckenham pet show

Date unspecified year in 196X (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Stelios Yakmis and Theresa Healey with a cat

Actors, Stelios Yakmis and Theresa Healey at the Court Theatre with a cat, dubbed Razzle, following the kitten's unexpected attendance in the audience at the Theatre.

Date 1991-01-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Christchurch Star photographs

Kittens in a detective's hat

John Whiting a Papanui detective, with three kittens in his hat after finding them whilst on patrol in the Coutts Island area.

Date 1982-04-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

The rescued kitten, 1960

"My second oldest son, and my nephew with a kitten rescued from the orchard next door. Our property on the corner of Barnes Road & Cavendish Road, Casebrook. Property no longer exists." Contributors...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Five kittens

Five kittens sitting on a blanket.

Date 1936 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Vinicombe family collection

Cats

Cats are a popular pet for the people of Christchurch with 45% of households owning at least one. Explore this set to see some cats from our collection that are dressed up, on show, being rescued or...

Kitten show contestants

Views of cats at the Canterbury All Breeds Cat Club kitten show held at New Brighton.

Date 1971-03-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Two girls

A girl holding a kitten and a girl with a pram and doll standing next to a lattice gate.

Date unspecified year in 190X
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Christchurch and Banks Peninsula glass plate collection