Brinsley Animal Rescue

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Henry and Dixie Rehomed

Henry and Dixie have only been with us for a couple of months, however they have thankfully already been rehomed.   This young couple now have a home in a massive open field, with five companion pigs, three of which have come from us in the past,...

Kiwi Arrives at the Rescue

Recently we took a call to take in this amazingly affectionate Kune Kune pig, who we now call Kiwi, when her partner had to be ethanised. Initially we had to say no, as we have to all too often, we can only take animals in...

Rescue Stray Pig

Meet Colin, a rescued stray pig. Unfortunately we get inundated with calls to take on unwanted pets, pigs are no exception to this, sadly we have to many away away every week, we can only take them more in when we have space, space created when...

Open Day Success

A massive thank you to everyone who supported our annual Summer Open Day. Thanks to our hard working volunteers who have been so busy preparing, setting up, baking and clearing away. Thank you also to the 600 people who came and visited us, despite the...

Rescued Goose

On Sunday we were called to see if we could rescue a poor Canadian Goose at the Riverside Festival, he had collapsed amongst the crowds of people. We soon caught him and put him into a goose bag to safely transport him back to our wildlife...

Meet Henry and Dixie

These two are new admissions at the rescue, two unwanted pets Henry and Dixie. Thankfully they are safe now. [video width="576" height="320"...

Cow Pedicure Time

Although this looks a little brutal, the process of cutting the cows hooves doesn't hurt them at all, it's just like having your nails cut, but their nails are large and need a cutting disc on the end of an expert! The cows don't know...

Seagull Rehab

Based as far away from the sea as we possibly can be it isn't that often we get in gulls. However they are well known scavengers at tips and do come inland to see what human food they can scrounge. This cocky young gull came in...

Authur’s Re-homed

Arthur has has gone, we are all missing him, however we are very happy, he's in a great home. Its not everyday we re-home pigs, let alone commercial pigs that grow very large, but Arthur has gone to an amazing home. Arthur now lives with Lisa,...

Magic gets a Life Long Home

Over the weekend we dropped off Magic one of our Dartmoor ponies to his beautiful new home. He is now living as a companion pony with a lovely mare called 'Cariad'. She wasn't too pleased to be sharing her field at first but we are...

Happy Birthday Boris – 10 Today

Boris is a very luck boy, he has today reached the grand age of 10, not particularly naturally old for a cow, however very few cows get to reach 2 years let alone 10. Boris was born blind, his birth deformity was caused by his mother...

Little Owl

This little fella came in with a broken shoulder and broken leg. We took time looking at radiographs and discussing his recovery and surgery/pinning of bones. He underwent surgery and has now had his splints and bandages off, his muscles seem to be building back...