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Wild Duck Rescue

05 Oct 2020

This wild duck is another victim of careless fishing, she was observed with a fishing hook and line through her foot, thankfully a member of the public waded in to the lake to rescue her and bring to us.She was understandably distressed, we needed to get the barbed hook out of her food, treat her […]

Nine Geese Rescued and Rehomed

05 Oct 2020

We rescued these nine geese this week, after their owner could no longer look after them.This was a fast turnaround, they are now in their new home and together as one large group.Geese can live to around 20 years old and not many people have enough land for them and so most geese are with […]

Meet Flo and Clementine

05 Oct 2020

Meet Flo and Clementine, rescued in the nick of time.We took a call about these beautiful ladies from our friends at Pigs in the Wood, they needed a home asap or they were off to be slaughtered.YHA a Castleton cared for them but no longer wanted them and they were no surplus to requirements. thankfully […]

Blanch, Sophia and Dorothy Homed

28 Sep 2020

Blanch, Sophia and Dorothy have been rehomed, we are so happy for them.We are doing well this year finding good homes for pet pigs, these are 3 of 5 rehomed in the past few weeks alone, but as soon as we create space, they are queuing up to com in.Three out and we have two […]

Dusty and Cilla Homed

28 Sep 2020

These two lovely ladies get a new home together, these two sisters also now have new names, dusty and Cilla.

Rescued 5 Pigs

01 Sep 2020

Rescued, another 5 pet pigs. We now have 15 pigs lo, although we have 5 reserved, ten are looking for lifelong homes. We sadly turn away ten times more pigs than we get homes offered for. When will people stop going to breeders and offer homes to those in rescue centres looking for a home!

Goats Homed

23 Aug 2020

You may remember Myrtle and Morris’s arrival a few weeks ago, today we took them to their new home. They weren’t in good health when they first arrived at the rescue, Morris wasn’t castrated, they were both very thin and Myrtle had a dog bite to her face, which had been neglected and so was […]

Heron

20 Aug 2020

We have admitted another heron into our wildlife hospital this week. This chap was found grounded. Following an X-ray, it was discovered he has a fracture wing, fortunately it’s a crack in one of the bones and not a break. Bones take around 4 weeks to heal and so he’ll be with ius for at […]