Animals and Farmers

Things are looking up for our little lamb.

Our latest Swiss Valais lamb didn’t have the easiest start in life, mum wasn’t able to produce enough milk to properly feed her lamb so our farmers had to supplement with a … read more

Animals and Farmers

Millie and Primrose

Millie and Primrose are big girls now and are adjusting to their new home in the rare breeds barn. Visitors are really enjoying being able to watch their antics from the gantry … read more

Animals and Farmers

Emergency Vet Call

It’s all hands on deck as Farmer Roger finds an injured goat in the roundhouse. Our vet David from Donaldson’s Vets is called out to answer the emergency – but can the … read more

Animals and Farmers

Our new calf

We are beyond thrilled to say we’ve welcomed a gorgeous new heifer calf to the shorthorn herd and she has the most wonderful markings. We’re really hopeful that she will grow into … read more

Animals and Farmers

Our Shire Lottie

Farmer Ruth joins us with our original Shire horse Lottie to check in on her. Lottie has been with us the longest and she’s absolutely a gentle giant. She came to us … read more

Animals and Farmers

When Lily Meets Jeremy

It’s that time of year! Our farmers stick to a very careful breeding calendar – and so we’ve introduced the lovely Lily to Jeremy in the hopes that we can have another … read more

Animals and Farmers

She saved them!

Throughout lockdown and beyond our goat Cappuccino has been an absolute superstar, providing enough milk to feed the ‘vulnerables.’ It is thanks to her that Helen, Millie, Primrose and many more have … read more

Animals and Farmers

Farmer Dale and Kim the Donkey

Lovely Kim the donkey foal is really distinctive – if you are visiting us you will spot her easily as she’s the one with ginger tints on her ears.Join Farmer Dale as … read more

Animals and Farmers

Spindles the Llama

Our lovely llama Spindles is now almost ten weeks old but we’ve been saving this little video to show you because she’s just so adorable.She’s a big favourite of Farmer Darrell’s and … read more

Animals and Farmers

Checking in on Tiny!

“He fit in the palm of my hand.” We’ve transformed our sheep racing arena into an animal field of fame – where some of the favourites live, including Tiny Lamb (who isn’t … read more

Animals and Farmers

Checking up on Jon Bon

Poor Jon Bon Pony didn’t exactly come out of his TV show appearance well after he lost his ardour but we are happy to report that he’s thriving with his new set … read more

Animals and Farmers

Farmer Ruth and the Swiss Valais!

Our Swiss Valais journey started in 2018 and we’ve been desperately trying to increase numbers of this rare breed. We’ve now built our flock up to 30 – using a process of … read more