My second University year is quickly approaching an end, and what an incredible year it's been! I've expanded on my knowledge, developed new interests and, wholeheartedly, become more confident as an Animal Behaviourist. I'm currently away from Bangor for the Easter break, as I focus heavily on my studies in preparation for my upcoming May… Continue reading A farm reunion and my new goat companion!
Well, Summer at Little Owl Farm has officially drawn to a close. My second Summer spent at the farm and I am extremely delighted about that! It's been an incredible, fun packed few months spent volunteering with my upmost enthusiasm and the best of people who continuously bring me joy and happiness. It's been thrilling… Continue reading A splendid Summer at Little Owl Farm
I began volunteering at Little Owl Farm back in February 2017. Wholeheartedly, the best decision I've ever made! (Yes, I'll say this until I'm red in the face...) Its been 18 months consisting of joyful memories, hard (but always super fun!) work, an abundance of bus trips and the most compassionate hugs. And, most importantly,… Continue reading Goat girl, eighteen months on!
28/07/2018 Arriving into Oldham at roughly 10:30am, I was eager to get stuck in to what was bound to be another wonderful, smile broadening day. I habitually inform Cindy of my "best day EVER!" whenever I have spent the day volunteering at the farm due to the enjoyment I gain from being there, surrounded with… Continue reading Summer volunteering at the farm!
14-07-2018 Waking up at 6am, I was stoked for what was set to be another fun filled day at the farm. Though, I wasn't due to set off for a couple of hours afterwards! I never have been one for lying in... It wasn't long until I was up, washed and dressed for the day.… Continue reading Saturday farm day
In January 2017 I apprehensively (yet also excitedly) got in touch with Little Owl Farm regarding volunteering after a Google search lead me to their wonderful Facebook page where I proceeded to spend lengths of time scrolling through animal photos and thrilling visitor reviews. I saw only happy, satisfied visitors reflecting upon their enjoyable and… Continue reading Finding Little Owl Farm, and happiness!
Mary-Jane and Poppy are just two of the gorgeous residents happily living at Little Owl Farm in Oldham, Greater Manchester. I know for a fact they’d love to meet you! Their cheeky, loving personalities and gentle souls are enough to broaden a smile onto anybody's face. Especially mine, The Goat Girls’ - best nickname EVER!… Continue reading Pygmy facts with the Pygmies!
A little insight into a day of Volunteering at Little Owl Farm. Though, no two days are ever the same which makes it all the more enjoyable! Today, the sun was shining and my day was filled with Goat cuddles and wheelbarrow pushing as I enjoyed another day at the farm - my happy place.… Continue reading Farm fun with my farmyard friends
It's the beginning of National Volunteering Week, something I truthfully didn't know about until yesterday (oops!) but all the same I'm very appreciative and thankful for all the wonderful opportunities I've had whilst volunteering - something I encourage others to take part in too. Volunteering continues to work wonders for my confidence with both animals… Continue reading National Volunteering Week – Little Owl Farm