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Bleakholt Animal Sanctuary

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Bleakholt Farm Bury Old Road, Bury BL0 0RX, England
+44 1706 822577
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Lovely place

Enjoyed meeting all the animals especially the goats. Only thing that let the place down was that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Swen1983
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Great Harwood, United Kingdom
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Fabulous Place

If you are going then I think it important to buy a drink or donate some money. This place runs on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
myhamwallet
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Manchester
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  • Average8%
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“book shop” (2 reviews)
“dogs and cats” (2 reviews)
“brilliant job” (2 reviews)
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Bleakholt Farm Bury Old Road, Bury BL0 0RX, England
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+44 1706 822577
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed meeting all the animals especially the goats. Only thing that let the place down was that the staff did not stop to say hello or even smile. We walked past a few and everyone ignored us. The volunteer in the book shop was very...More

1  Thank Swen1983
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are going then I think it important to buy a drink or donate some money. This place runs on charity and does a brilliant job of it. It is incredibly sad to see the animals behind cage doors as they await to be...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Wonderful staff who do a fantastic job looking after the animals that haven't got a home. They do very well at re homing them.Good bookshop on site and a good cafe. You can also walk a dog once you are approved

1  Thank lesley b
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Bleakholt is a really great place to visit. There is a range of animals to see goats,dogs and horses. They do great work trying to rehouse animals and there is a charming cafe to rest and have a cuppa in. Do visit and support their...More

Thank bugattilover
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Recently adopted a 19 year old geriatric cat from Bleakholt 🐱 Have tried on numerous occasions to update the cat staff at the Sanctuary on how this "old man" has settled in but this has proved to be almost impossible!!! I tried phoning 3 times...More

13  Thank julie r
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Ok, where do I start, me and my partner decided to give a dog a loving new home so we decided it’s the right time, a nice family pet would be good for us, so we though bleakholt would be a good place to start,...More

2  Thank daveenglebert1972
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Having been to bleakholt on several occasions all I can say is it restores my faith in humanity. The people up there really do place the animals at the core of what they.Even if your not after a new pet it's a lovely place to...More

Thank r0ughyed
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Great place to go to to spend some money in aid of the animals that are housed here, most waiting for adoption. The book shop is fabulous and well worth a snoop round. Donate your books and buy others for 50p. I bought all of...More

Thank dottyhoward
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Kids loved it here you can even take the dogs 4a walk on the huge land at the back its lovely scenery of all the hills and all its greenery.

1  Thank Adele M
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Everyone is always helpful and willing to answer questions. Registering ti walk the dogs helps them out a lot and helps the dogs get used to being around people.

Thank rebecca3193
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