Hills Shire Council has notified us that they will be co-ordinating a rabbit baiting program using carrots laced with Pindone poison in May 2015 in many popular local reserves.

The full list of reserves affected are:

Fred Caterson Reserve, Castle Hill
Eric Mobbs Reserve, Castle Hill
Castle Hill Heritage Park, Castle Hill
Les Shore Reserve, Glenorie
Bella Vista Farm, Baulkham Hills
Cockayne Reserve, Castle Hill
Holland Reserve, Glenhaven
Castle HIll Cemetery, Castle Hill
Colbarra Reserve, West Pennant Hills
Pine Tree Drive Reserve, Carlingford

The reserves will be closed to all people and their pets from midday 4th May (Monday) to midday 5th May (Tuesday) and midday 6th May (Wednesday) to midday 7th May (Thursday) 2015.

This poison is lethal to dogs and cats so be sure to observe all signs and closures. If you think your pet may have consumed a bait seek immediate veterinary attention.