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Injured Pheasant Released

26 Aug 2008

Click on image to enlarge A few weeks ago we were presented with an injured pheasant, she had been shot, the shot had penetrated one leg and injured the other. We persevered with her, the main difficulty was her broken leg. To our amazement this beautiful bird made a full recovery and today she was […]

Henny is laying and walking again

07 Aug 2008

When Henny came in with 150 other rescue hens, we quickly saw that she was having trouble walking and scratching around. Poor girl must have been in so much pain as she had a broken femur. With the aid of an old towel, a dog harness, some old garden canes and pain killers we managed […]

Fudge & her 5 babies

02 Aug 2008

Fudge came to us with two others, little did we know that two of them were pregnant so 3 soon became 14!  We have found a home for dear little Fudge but have quite a few baby rabbits that need loving new homes. It is easy to see from this example how rabbit breeding can […]

Belinda Has Passed Away.

01 Aug 2008

Unfortunately Betty’s life long pal Belinda died very suddenly at the vets in July. We presume that she had a heart attack. It was very sudden and came as a great shock. Both these goats were very overweight when they came to us and we are still battling with Bettys weight. Betty needs a friend […]

Brinsley Carnival

15 Jun 2008

The Brinsley Carnival is held every year, it was a great opportunity for us to meet our new community, having moved into the area only a year ago. As well as meeting many people, we managed to raise some much needed funds. We were though very disappointed to find that goldfish were being given away in […]

2 New Arrivals

31 May 2008

Meet Gerrard and Walter. Today we had two pot-bellied pigs rescued from a pub. These two boisterous lads were exhibits at a pub in Ruddington, however when the pub was sold, the new land lord didn’t want these two, so now we have them and are looking for their next home. Can you offer them the […]

Rescued Kids

17 May 2008

When we heard about some baby goats that were surplus to requirements then we had to give them a home. They are all males and we are looking for homes for them. We have had them castrated and they are still being bottle fed at the moment. They are still only 3 weeks old but […]

Ex-Battery Chickens Rehomed – Feb 08

15 Feb 2008

Poor girls, such a miserable start in life, in fact no life at all in a battery farm. They huddled in the corner of one of our stables when they arrived. Slowly their feathers started to grow back and they have found a great home with experienced hen keepers. We wish them well on a […]

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