Woodlands Animal Sanctuary is a registered independent charity (no.1108626).
Based in Holmeswood (near Rufford, Southport & Ormskirk),
we look after ill, unwanted and neglected animals.
We specialise in rehoming cats and guinea pigs and rehabilitating hedgehogs.

 

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Meet Merlin!

Meet Merlin!

Hello guys! Merlin here. The 2-legged horses have asked me to write you a little letter. I think they’re a bit weird but I’ll humour them for now!

 

I’ll start by telling you a little bit about myself. I am a Shetland pony which the 2-legs say makes me the smallest but we all know I’m obviously the biggest horse here. I’m way bigger than any of them. I came to Woodlan

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Terminally ill Oliver needs a foster home

Terminally ill Oliver needs a foster home

We are desperately seeking a new home for a terminal cat.

Oliver is a very handsome two-and-a-half-year-old neutered male and has been with us since the 12th of June 2017 as he could not cope with the stressful environment in his previous home.

When we accepted Oliver for rehoming, it was mentioned that he had had a heart scan 12 months previously, but that this was nothing t

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Meet Jiggly

Meet Jiggly

We would like to introduce to you all; Jiggly. Jiggly is one of those characters who has captured the hearts of the whole team here at Woodlands, staff & volunteers alike.

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Summer time living at Woodlands....

Summer time living at Woodlands....

Summertime and the livin’ is easy – well that’s what Ella Fitzgelald sang to us, but if you ask any of the team at Woodlands Animal Sanctuary you may get a slightly different answer. 

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Feather friends at Woodlands

Feather friends at Woodlands

Due to an outbreak of bird flu all our birds have been confined to their houses...........

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Meet Winston

Meet Winston

 

Winston had a really rough start in life....

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