Yearly Archives: 2009

2009 Update

Since the last update we have had a number of animals pass away. Princess and Queenie the old sows, Ringo the guinea pig, Rory the cockatoo, Dolly the dove, Mimi the goat, Toffee and Blackberry the rabbits. We have also welcomed 7 new roosters, 2 which were dearly loved pets but needed to be re-homed.…


13th July 2009

Vet amputated Bulwinkles toe because of an abcess we discovered, but he is still in good spirits.


12th July 2009

Brett was in the pig shed when he was charged and headbutted by Princess, the 300kg plus sow. Princess has never been very ‘people friendly’ most likely due to poor treatment by humans in her past. As a result of the headbutt Brett received 6 stitches and is cut and bruised on the face. He…


8th July 2009

Bullwinkle and Jaffa were de-sexed, clipped and vaccinated – both recovering well.


4th July 2009

We received 2 English Angora rabbits. We have named them Bullwinkle and Jaffa. Please see the How to Help page for photo and other details. We have been treating Pumpkin the rabbit for an eye infection as well as Sergeant Pepper who had a nasty grass seed in his eye. We noticed his eye looked…


28th June 2009

we took in 2 guinea pigs we have named Taupie and Gustav. They are both happy, healthy little boys with no signs of the skin infection that had plagued Gustav in the past. They have moved in with Gracie the rabbit which has been a win win for all, as she has some company (she…