Brinsley Animal Rescue

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Saturday 7 July – Blind Boris’ Big Birthday BBQ Bash in Brinsley

On 4th July, Boris reaches the ripe old age of 10 years old. We decided that this was time to celebrate and raise vital funds for his upkeep. To purchase your tickets, Click Here  We are holding a ticket only BBQ at the sanctuary on Saturday 7...

When should I Rescue Birds?

At the best of times we received dozens of calls about birds, at this time of year with so many babies around, we get overwhelmed and sadly turn many away, many of which should not have been interfered with in the first place. Before you intervene...

Four fox Cubs Rescued

A few weeks ago we took in 4 young fox cubs, they had been found cuddling their dead mother. Sadly it seems their mother had been killed. This poor family was far too young to survive on their own, so we have taken them in. Initially...

Sheep Sheering Time

Well its sheep sheering time again. We have seven sheep at the moment, we sheer them ourselves and take the opportunity to worm them, trim their hooves and give them a good check over. This is Jeff, he's not the usual sheep, he actually doesn't mind...

Juno and Sammy move to their Forever Home

Juno and Sammy are rescued Dartmoor Ponies, they are two of the many ponies we have rescued from certain slaughter. Each year hundreds of Dartmoor Ponies are rounded up off the moor and sent to auction. Sadly they sell for as little as £5, many are...

Great Open Day

Thank You to everyone who has supported our Spring Open Day. Thanks a million to all of our dedicated volunteers, to our generous donors and supporters and the 600+ visitors who braved the cold and the black clouds and joined us today. We have raised £3,790.85,...

Equine Connection Training Day – 20 May

We rescue wild and unhandleable ponies. Each one needs to be trained so they can be handled and eventually re-homed. They need to be trained so that we can give them care and treatment. We use positive connection training techniques. We are holding a training day...

Meet Benson

Meet Benson the lucky lamb. We were contacted by a number of concerned people who had seen a post on Facebook, by a person trying to give up a lamb. We agreed to take him on. Benson as he is now know, is doing well, despite initially...

Meet Harold

Harold was dumped in a field and left to fend for himself. We were called by the land owner. Harold isn't in fantastic shape and he has certainly been neglected. His hooves were very overgrown, his coat mattered and he has mites. Once he arrived, we trimmed...

Hens Rescued

This week we have rescue 130 commercial barn hens going for slaughter. they are approximately 18 months old and came from a farm in Staffordshire. We now need homes for them to make space for another rescue. If you can offer any a permanent home to...

Attention All Rabbit Owners

We are sad to report that a few weeks ago after taking in 10 rabbits in a weekend, we have had a number of rabbit fatalities due to a suspected outbreak of VHD2 (Viral Hemorrhagic Disease). All our rabbits are now in quarantine, since then...

Swan Rescued and Released

The weather iscertainly having its toll on wildlife. If you can put out food for wild animals to help them through this cold snap, it could be the difference between life and death. We have taken in dozens of calls today, we can't rescue everything but...

We're Sorry But We Do Not Rescue:

Cats

Dogs

Ferrets

Reptiles

Exotic Mammals

Amphibians

Invertebrates

Fish

Pet birds