Yearly Archives: 2010

December 2010

December saw the Sanctuary take in 1 bird, 11 rabbits, 1 guinea pig, 37 hens, 5 roosters and 1 turkey. It has been a very busy few months leading up to the NY. We have welcomed a group of 50 hens/roosters, 2 guinea pigs, 5 rabbits. We have also said goodbye to some dear friends…


November 2010

November 2010 saw the arrival of 1 rooster, 7 rabbits, 1 chick and 1 guinea pig


October 2010

October 2010 the Sanctuary took in 3 rabbits, 5 roosters, 12 hens, 4 geese, 1 dog, 1 goat, 1 sheep and 1 guinea pig. We welcomed Connor the GSD into our family as well as 2 lop ear rabbits, 4 geese and hens and roosters.


September 2010

August and September have been very very busy. 2 new born lambs arrived, roosters, rabbits and 2 corellas and a ferret (now rehomed). The pregnant guinea pig ended up not being pregnant whch was good news. It has also been a sad time with a number of animals passing away, including Guzzle-Bug, whose loss is…


July 2010

So far in July we have taken in 3 roosters, 3 rabbits, 1 one-eyed cat and 1 pregnant guinea pig (see the animals page). We have said goodbye to 3 rabbits, one of which was Teddy who was 10 years old and had lived in our bathroom for over 12 months to recover from pneumonia…


June 2010

In June we took in 2 old sheep aged over 10 years, 7 ducks, 2 geese and 2 older goats aged 9 and 10 years.


May 2010

May was a good month. We welcomed a new rabbit named Roger and all other animals are happy and healthy. We hope to resume our Spay In May campaign but it now may be called a Spay in June. If you would like to help us spay some of our lovely rabbits and thus reduce…


April 2010

April is the hardest month of my life so far. We had our darling boy Zeus the german shehperd put to sleep after 14 fabulous years together. We miss him very much. We have had more myxo heartbreak with Gracie, Bullwinkle and Hazel-rah PTS on 13th. On 14th April I found Velvet dead and Rascal…


March 2010

March has brough much heartache with the virus myxomatosis infecting a number of our bunnies. This is a cruel and unnecessary disease as there is a vaccination available yet the Australian Government has made it illegal as they fear it would interfere with immunity rates in the ‘wild’ population. in total 5 rabbits had to…


March 2010

March has started with Sweetpea the rabbit finally having eye surgery and having her eye removed. This has happened after a number of months of trying various medicines and therapy for her. The highly risky surgery went well although her eye area is still infected. Any donation will greatly assist in Sweetpea’s ongoing recovery. She…