Brinsley Animal Rescue

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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...

Roe Deer Rescue and Release

Back in April we took in this doe Roe Deer, she was admitted to our hospital during our Spring Open Day. This poor girl had been hit by a car and sustained injuries all over her body, in particular her legs. After a course of antibiotics...

Lisa, Bart and Maggie Re-Homed

Three years ago, we took a call to see if we would take in four piglets that had been dumped in a bucket, outside a vets in London. We took them in, they had just been born, their umbilical cords still attached. We successfully hand...

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...