Brinsley Animal Rescue

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Christmas Open Day – Big Thanks

What a great day, thank you to everyone who have helped make the 2016 Christmas Open day such a success, thank you to the dozens of volunteers preparing for the event, helping on the day, baking cakes, looking after the animals, thank you also to...

Thanks Compassionate Derby !

THANK YOU TO COMPASSIONATE DERBY We would like to say a very big thank you to everyone involved in the organisation of Compassionate Derby event. Everyone worked so hard and it was great team effort! Thanks to you all for offering your time and skills! A grand...

4 Deserving Ponies Need A Home

  Meet Willow, Magic, Albie and Romeo! Kept on a different site, these lovely four ponies are looking for their forever homes: Willow Available  Age: 7 month old foal Gender: Female Passport/Microchip: Yes Vaccinations? Flu & Tetanus started Estimated Height: 11- 12hh Breed: Dartmoor Temperament:  Willow is very sweet, has plenty of energy - and has a...

Swan Released

A few moths ago we took in a signet who had been brought to us by Guardian Angels Bird Sanctuary​. The signet had unfortunately got into trouble, she had gone over a weir and got separated from her family, sustaining a leg injury in the...

New Christmas Stock & More Added To Shop!

   Looking For The Ideal Christmas Gift? Why not "pop" along to our ebay shop, The Lovely Tails? Not only will you be purchasing a wonderful christmas gift, but you'll be supporting a good cause too! Profits go directly to helping the animals at the sanctuary. Whether that will...

Hare Hand Reared and Released

Back in August we took in two Laverets, sadly their mother was killed as she tried to cross a road with her babies. On the bright side, a vigilant member of the public saw what had happened, rescued the baby Hares and brought them to us. Over...

New Arrivals – Barry & Brian The Pygmy Goats

   Meet Barry & Brian Barry & Brian's case is far too frequent, an uneducated owner who buys from a breeder. At only 18 months old, these two goats are unwanted simply because they are getting too big! When bought, the breeder reassured the owner that they would...

Why Not Lend A Helping Hand To Hibernating Creatures ?

  Did you know that there are three types of british mammal that hibernate over the winter? Hibernation is a method of survival over the winter period, when food is little and the weather is freezing. The animal will enter a deep "sleep" like state, their core...

Hedgehog Happenings

  On the 27th August, this poor little hedgehog was brought in found by a concerned member of the public. With severe flystrike, a condition where flies lay eggs around the anus for them to hatch out and eat the animal from the inside, as well...

Can You Offer These Bunnies A ” Furever” Home? ** Now RE-HOMED :D**

Meet Holly and Willow! Holly and Willow came to us in March, they have been looking for a home ever since but are often over looked by the other rabbits. They would really love a home to call for themselves and are getting sad at seeing...

Holly the Fairy Tail Story

Holly's story is truly a fairy tail ending, she is such a lucky girl. Last Christmas Eve a member of the public found Holly on the roadside, she had escaped from a factory farm. They called the farmer who just told them to throw her into...

Barn Owl Released

A few weeks ago we were brought a barn owl chick that had been found on the ground, he was still covered in down, in fact he resembled a pompom! He was far too young to be out of the nest, he wouldn't have survived...

We're Sorry But We Do Not Rescue:

Cats

Dogs

Ferrets

Reptiles

Exotic Mammals

Amphibians

Invertebrates

Fish

Pet birds