Home Hunter – Martin

This month I focus on Martin, one of our smaller residents at the sanctuary. Martin is a handsome grey chinchilla who has been looked after by us for quite so time. . Martin was found stray and was taken in by South Manchester Wildlife Rescue who brought him to us for rehoming. He is a…

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Learn more about ferrets

A group of ferrets are called a ‘busyness’ and it accurately describes their outgoing, cheeky natures! If you are looking for a pet that is quiet and requires little human interaction a ferret is definitely NOT the pet for you. However if you prefer an outgoing, roguish personality, you may be the perfect match for…

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Little winged wonder

It is not just furry and feathery friends that call on the Sanctuary for help from time to time. Earlier this year, workmen who were attending one of our neighbours found a little bat on a path beneath a tree. Fortunately the little chap seemed uninjured but as they are protected species, the builders knew that he would need specialist help and…

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Ali Visits Birchfields School To Talk Rabbits

On Friday 4th April, Ali our Small Animal Co-ordinator visited Birchfields School to join in with their Easter Assembly which was all about rabbits! This had been organised in conjunction with Chrys, our charity partner, from Jollyes Petfood Superstore in Fallowfield which is next door to the school. Jollyes have the Sanctuary as their chosen…

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