The Verrierdale woman sent an invite to Department of Environment and Resources assistant director Andrea Leverington to join in and see just how uncomfortable the practice was.
There was no reply.
"We contacted Ms Leverington
and asked her
to perform an experiment, whereby we, with her
, would wear a collar, with similar weight, for a period of time, to test her
theory that it would have no effect on our day-to-day business," she