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Wishing all our supporters a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We are open 10am until 5pm over the festive season. The only two days each year we do close to the public are Christmas Day and New Years Day. 

This is Treacle - one of our cats who has been with us a little while now, could you offer him a home?

This is Treacle who has been with us several months now.

Could you offer Treacle a loving home? 

Enjoy an unforgettable day out in the beautiful Somerset countryside when you come to Ferne Animal Sanctuary. Our day charge for 2015 is £2 per adult, £1 per child age 3-16 or £5 for a family of two adults and three children. Children under three have free entry. If you would prefer to buy an annual pass - this will be £4 per adult, £2 per child and £10 per family. The pass will last exactly 12 months from the day you purchase it. 



The Sanctuary is open seven days a week from 10am-5pm (except Christmas Day & New Years Day). Our cafe is open from 10am until 3pm every day. We care for over 300 animals at our beautiful site including pigs, chickens, chinchillas, birds, goats, rabbits, ferrets, tortoises and horses. We have a fun packed nature trail and children's play areas. We rehome cats, dogs and horses - please click here if you are looking to adopt a rescue animal.  We rehome within a 40 mile radius of our site near Chard, Somerset. Please note - appointments do need to be made to see animals to be rehomed. 

Nov 24, 2014

Festive Evening at the Sanctuary

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Ferne Animal Sanctuary has been saving the lives of unwanted and abandoned animals for over 70 years.
Your support will mean this vital work can continue.

Ferne Animal Sanctuary strives to provide care and refuge for unwanted domestic & farm animals. The Sanctuary rehomes dogs & cats within a 30 mile radius of Ferne. Some horses & ponies are available for permanent loan; all other animals remain at the Sanctuary for the rest of their lives. We rely entirely on donations & legacies to continue its work. Some of the animals come to Ferne because they have been neglected or are no longer wanted. Others come to us because of circumstantial changes of their owners. All animals are given the care, attention & TLC they need to enjoy a happy life while they are at Ferne.

Charity Number 245671 | VAT Number 124428433

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Ferne Animal Sanctuary
Chard, Somerset
TA20 3DH

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Telephone :
01460 65214

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