We are passionate about creating fun and informative events for pets and their owners and Animates stores actively support local community events for dogs, cats, guinea pigs, rabbits, fish, birds and reptiles, such as Pet Fun Days, VIP nights, Nutritional Advisors and more.

Be sure to check back regularly to see what exciting events are happening near you!


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Free School Holiday Activities

Looking for fun activities to do with the kids these school holidays? We have you covered!

Animates is running FREE activity sessions on Tuesday 16 April, starting from 11am. For your local store's session times, please see the below schedule.
Children can learn everything there is to know about rabbits, guinea pigs, rats and mice; small in size with big personalities!

Make sure you get in early to secure a spot, as spaces are limited.

See you there!

Stores with two sessions: Tuesday 16 April, 11am and 2pm
  • Animates Botany Downs
  • Animates Three Kings

Stores with one session: Tuesday 16 April, 11am only
  • Animates Albany
  • Animates Glenfield
  • Animates Lincoln Road
  • Animates New Lynn
  • Animates Richmond Road
  • Animates Silverdale
  • Animates Westgate
  • Animates Whangarei
  • Animates Glen Innes
  • Animates Lunn Avenue
  • Animates Manukau
  • Animates Pukekohe
  • Animates St Lukes
  • Animates Sylvia Park
  • Animates Takanini
  • Animates Anzac Parade
  • Animates Gisborne
  • Animates Mt Maunganui
  • Animates Rotorua
  • Animates Taupo
  • Animates Tauranga
  • Animates Te Rapa
  • Animates Coastlands
  • Animates Hastings
  • Animates Masterton
  • Animates Napier
  • Animates New Plymouth
  • Animates Palmerston North
  • Animates Kilbirnie
  • Animates Lower Hutt
  • Animates Blenheim
  • Animates Invercargil
  • Animates Linwood
  • Animates Nelson
  • Animates Papanui
  • Animates Rangiora
  • Animates Tower Junction
  • Animates Kaiwharawhara
  • Animates Dunedin
  • Animates Porirua
  • Animates Whanganui