Dogs on conservation land
IntroductionWhere you can take your dog on public conservation land, disability assist dogs, avian awareness training and why dog access is controlled.
Where you can take your dog
Different areas have different rules on if you can take your dog there or not. Some areas allow dogs, others require a permit, and some do not allow dogs at all.
Disability assist dogs
Disability assist dogs have different rules for access to public conservation land.
Avian awareness and avoidance training
Kiwi and bird aversion training helps reduce native ground-dwelling birds being killed or disturbed by dogs.
Conditions for hunting dogs being taken onto DOC managed conservation land, including information about permits.