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280 Rescued Barn Hens

26 Oct 2013

This morning we have rescued a further 280 hens that would have otherwise been killed for pet food or cheap pies. We are looking for life-long loving homes. If you can offer a home to two or more hens, please see our website. http://brinsleyanimalrescue.org/chickens/ Chickens make great pets and its especially rewarding know that these […]

60 Barn Hens Rescued

10 Sep 2013

Today we have rescued a further 60 barn hens. At only 18 months old, they have reached the end of their commercial life and were destined for slaughter, to become pet food or cheap pies. If you can offer a life-long loving home to two or more hens, to be kept as pets, please see […]

Disposed of Goats

19 Aug 2013

These two beautiful goats were recently dumped. Meet Angel and Gabriel, now named by their new prospective owners.  These two beautiful goats were found dumped in some woods, their ears were torn probably by the previous owners when they ripped out their ear tags, so that they could not be identified and traced. Both were […]

Swifts Released

23 Jul 2013

We have now released our two swifts that can to us as chicks a few weeks ago. We have hand reared them, until the point where they were ready for release. If grounded, swifts cannot take off, so its important to get it right and watch over them. We let them take off in a […]

100 Hens Rescued

21 Jul 2013

This week we have rescued 100 ex-commercial hens that are now looking for life-long homes. We managed to take on 100 of the 20,000 being sent for slaughter at the young age of 18 months, now no longer commercially viable. We need good life-long homes for these beautiful lucky girls. Please see our website for […]

Baby Rabbits

18 Jul 2013

This chap is one of two baby wild rabbits that we have with us at the moment, they are both now weaned and eating solids. Now fending for themselves, we can now minimise human contact and get them wild, ready for release. One rabbit was found under a car, the other captured by a pet cat. Both […]

When the Little Owl got stuck in the Chimney

07 Jul 2013

This young Little Owl had a lucky escape, he fell down a chimney into the fire below. Fortunately the fire was not lit and he was heard by the occupiers. Being a log burner, he could easily be rescued from the his ordeal, by opening the doors. After a few nights in an incubator under […]

Wildlife Rescue

20 Jun 2013

The cold Spring really seems to have affected wildlife. Normally we are in-undated with orphaned birds and mammals from May onwards, this year though Spring has come very late. We are now, almost into July, receiving the glut of baby birds, hedgehogs and foxes. this little guy is a Dunnock, happily receiving his meal. If […]