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Water Fowl Sanctuary and Children's Farm

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Fab little place for a morning out meeting the animals!

We visited here this morning with friends! The children ranged in age from under 1 to 6 and all had... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
always worth as trip

always worth a trip easy to get too staff are excellent lots to see and do, animals to stroke some... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2019
Tricia M
Towcester, United Kingdom
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“baby chicks”(4 reviews)
“cuddle corner”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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All reviews guinea pigs baby chicks cuddle corner small animals pet rabbits perfect for young children loved the animals buy an ice cream wendy house family run couple of hours no frills be visiting again worth a visit few hours great fun goats
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Reviewed January 13, 2019

always worth a trip easy to get too staff are excellent lots to see and do, animals to stroke some home made goods

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tricia M
Reviewed January 6, 2019

visited here with the grand children who had a great time with many animals to stroke and hold it really is a great place to take your little ones

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank David_CB4000KR
Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

Took my daughter here today to see all the animals and had so much fun! The lady that runs it truly loves and cares for all the animals and took the time to help my daughter hold and pet a variety of small animals. Also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Claire T
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I used to visit this waterfowl sanctuary when my children were small, but had not visited again until now. I am so glad that my grown up daughter and I stopped by because we were reminded of the love for all the animals and of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank BackPacker598773
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We had a wonderful time in this small but vibrant sanctuary, holding small animals, looking at the donkeys, goats and feeding chickens. It has a very uncommercialised feel which is most welcome. The staff are kind and knowledgeable, and there is lots to see and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hamish B
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Today we paid a visit to this sanctuary and we loved it! As soon as we arrived we were invited to hold some of the animals such as rabbits, guinea pigs, and chicks for as long as we liked. The animals were very comfortable and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank katietodd711
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

When viewing the website it informed us that dogs were allowed in, on arrival we were told that our dog reminded a worker of the time she was bit by the same breed. Bit of a shame that he wasn’t even allowed round the grounds...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Oscar J
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We visited here this morning with friends! The children ranged in age from under 1 to 6 and all had a fab time! Yes it’s a little rough around the edges and basic but we spend a good 2 hours there and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 2mummy1990
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

This little farm is an amazing place to go and handle animals, not commercial at all and basic but fun. People have mentioned it being run down but that is due to lack of funds so have a look for yourself and support this family...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Julie D
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Shoddy and run down. Animals in very poor cramped up conditions. Gerbils, rabbits and guinea pigs were so over hearted in their cargoes and hutches they looked like they were about to die. Very distressing. We were the only people visiting in the middle of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank anita8543
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