Halloween in the Spooky Barn

The sanctuary hosted mini ghostbusters, many in fancy dress on the afternoon of Saturday 29th October for the annual ‘Halloween in the Spooky Barn’ event. Sustained with delicious home-made Halloween cakes and goodies kindly baked and donated by the Sanctuary’s volunteers and supporters, the phantom chasers enjoyed numerous games and activities. It was a very…

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Fundraising

If you are already planning your Christmas grocery shopping, please consider dropping off a box or packet of pet food in one of the sanctuary’s donation bins. The sanctuary team will be on site every day during the holidays looking after our animals and a foodie gift would be very much appreciated by those animals…

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Family Fun Day

Our 2nd Annual Family Fun Day took place on Sunday June 7th in the Sanctuary grounds. Fortunately the Summer decided to attend too with the sun shining on everyone. Sanctuary Tours proved extremely popular once again so many thanks to Myra, and 2 of our Saturday volunteers, Nicola and Jannine for escorting the groups around…

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Fun Day Success

Well, the Fun Day is over, the party tent is down and the huge clear up operation has begun in earnest. Firstly can we thank each and every person that helped with our Fun Day in what ever way, shape or form. We cannot even begin to list all the individuals who supported us, but…

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Walkies in the Woods

A bright spring morning greeted more than 60 walkers and 30 dogs for our ‘Walkies in the Woods’ fundraising event on Sunday, 19th April. Included on the 6 mile route was a ‘re-fuelling stop at the sanctuary that satisfied both our 2 legged and 4 legged participants with cake and special doggie bags. Each doggie…

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The Power of Three!

There has been a great deal of fundraising activity taking place in aid of the Sanctuary during the course of last few weeks with some of our supporters even shedding quite literally, blood, sweat and tears on our behalf.  I would like to say a huge thank you to three supporters in particular: Vicci Shultz…

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Easter Eggstravaganza!

With guided tours of the Sanctuary, face-painting, treasure hunt, chocolate tombolas, ‘bunny games’ and cakes aplenty, our first ever Easter Eggstravaganza raised £574 for the Sanctuary. Families flocked to the site to join in the fun on Thursday 9th April and the weather was glorious! A small team of dedicated volunteers rallied round for the day and worked tirelessly setting up, manning the stalls and…

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Upcoming events

Easter Eggstravaganza The Sanctuary will be holding an ‘Easter Eggstavaganza’ specifically aimed towards our younger supporters. Scheduled for the afternoon of Thursday, 9th April (1-4pm) the event will include a treasure hunt around the Sanctuary, Easter games, face painting and the chance for the children to meet Minion from ‘Despicable Me’. Tea and cake will…

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