Brinsley Animal Rescue

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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...

Coping with the Snow

Managing a 22 acre animal sanctuary whilst holding down full-time jobs is hard, coping with the snow creates additional challenges for us all, we are though so grateful for our team of dedicated, animal loving volunteers, who turn out no matter what the weather to...

Swan Rescue

Two weeks ago we collected a female swan from a nearby lake, she was very weak and kept collapsing. We examined her, she was thin but there was nothing obvious. So off to our local vets she went for an X-Ray. in the past we have...

Two Turkeys Homed

Its not everyday that we manage to home turkeys. Well today one lucky boy (stag) and a girl (hen) turkey were homed. They have gone to a home where many of our rescue animals have gone over the years, we know that they will be...

A Review of 2017 – 667 Animal Rescued

A Review of 2017   2017 has been another good year for the charity. During the year the charity has taken in 667 animals, pets, farm and wild animals. – In total we handled 667 animals. - We rehomed 308 animals into loving, life long homes. - 80 wild animals were...

Truffels Re-homed

We are very pleased to announced that Truffels has been re-homed. She came to us earlier in the year, she had lived with a family and thier pets dogs, but really she should be with other piggies as well. Whilst at ours she was surrounds by...