We have a range of measures to promote animal welfare for pets and animals listed on Trade Me.
Trade Me has banned the sale of three brachycephalic dog breeds from its site.
17 July 2018
A checklist for budding pet owners and animal adopters.
12 March 2021
Your home-made animal remedies must also comply with the Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Act.
23 February 2021
Trade Me's Code of Animal Welfare ensures well-being and transparency when selling animals on Trade Me.
10 November 2023
Learn more about what we do to help ensure animals are treated properly, and can find a happy life in a good home.
Animal Traps on Trade Me
5 February 2021
Fishy friends deserve creature comforts, so we don't allow fish tanks that are too small on Trade Me.
You can sell the whitebait you catch on the site! All other foods are subject to food safety regulations
8 March 2021
We allow the sale of cat skins and other taxidermy, as long as there is no animal welfare issue.