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Barn Owl

24 Jun 2019

This young Barn Owl came in a few weeks ago as a chick, he had come out of the nest. This can occur by accident, it can be on purpose by the mother. This all sounds awful, but sometimes nature is cruel to be clever, the mother can throw a weak chick out of the […]

Simon and Alvin – Adopted!

22 Jun 2019

Sex – male Breed – Simon Black / Alvin ginger Neutered – yes Age – Approximately 1 year Micro-chipped – Yes Blood tests – Good Health issues – None that we are aware of Vaccinated – Yes Currently living – Suitable Home – Hi I’m Simon.  Me and my brother Alvin are about 11-months-old while it’s thought […]

Biscuit – Adopted!

22 Jun 2019

Biscuit has now found his forever loving home.       Biscuit has had it quite a rough time of it recently,. when he was found he had quite an awful abscess on his face which has been treated Unfortunately Biscuit  has tested positive for FIV.* This meaning that he’s a very special cat looking […]

Announcement – We now Rescue Cats

21 Jun 2019

On 9 June 2019, the Nottingham based Charity Animal Accident Rescue Unit (AARU) was dissolved. We have been working very closely with their Trustees to continue the amazing work the volunteers of AARU have achieved over the decades. AARU provided a volunteer animal ambulance service for rescuing sick, injured and abandoned animals, they also took […]

Bunny Release

15 Jun 2019

You may remember we had four baby wild rabbits that came in a couple of months ago, well today all four were successfully released. Hand rearing rabbits is very difficult and many don’t make it. Naturally their mothers only feed a few times a day, their milk is very rich. The rearing milk we buy […]

Little Owl

10 Jun 2019

You think you’ve got your day all planned out and then a little bedraggled baby owl turns up in a box that needs your help urgently!! Look at that little face!! He’s now nice and warm and had a really good feed. Phew. Let’s hope he’s going to be okay. We’ve initially got him on […]

Meet the Boys

08 Jun 2019

Meet Walter and Eddie, the latest handsome boys to join the sheep herd. They are Jacob sheep from a school farm project. It’s forecast to rain all week so they’ll have to wait a bit longer for us to get their enormous winter woolly coats off.  

Three Piggies Arrive

21 May 2019

Meet Percy, Penelope and Pumbaa. Penelope and her two brothers, only a year old and recent members of the sanctuary. These three are the lucky ones, they’ll be going to a new home in a few weeks, we still have 5 others looking for life-long homes.