Rehome an animal


If you think you’d like to provide a happy and safe place for one of our animals we’d love to hear from you. Please note animals for rehoming can only be viewed by appointment so to avoid disappointment please ensure that you book prior to visiting us.  

Visit Ferne


Set in 72 acres of stunning Somerset countryside the Sanctuary is a great place to come and explore.



If you think you could spare a couple of hours to help out or would like to make a donation find out how here.

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Fun Kids Radio

Fun Kids Radio

We are so excited that Fun Kids Radio have recently created a weekly series with 10 minute long episodes, Badger and The Blitz. This story is based on our founder Nina, the Duchess of Hamilton and World War 2 which led to the creation of Ferne. It is a story of love...

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New Charity Shops

New Charity Shops

We are so pleased to announce the recent openings of our two new Charity Shops in Sidmouth and Yeovil. Both stores have begun trading and are off to a great start, we are incredibly thankful to those who have shown their support and engagement so far. These stores...

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