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Bleakholt Animal Sanctuary

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Open to all weekends 10am til 4.0pm. Super little cafe on site run by a band of intrepid... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
mear2017
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Superb place

This place is amazing the cafe and affection they give to all the animals in their care is above... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
tanyamcc2018
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Chorley, United Kingdom
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Bleakholt Farm Bury Old Road, Bury BL0 0RX, England
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Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Went to bleakholt for the first time in the hope of adopting a cat. Didn't seem to be anyone outside you could chat to about the cats so we went inside and looked at the kittens. Asked a staff member about one, she was too...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sal F
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Open to all weekends 10am til 4.0pm. Super little cafe on site run by a band of intrepid volunteers, all committed animal lovers. The food is great (especially the bacon butties), wonderful cakes & soup, home cooked ! Not to be missed

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mear2017
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing the cafe and affection they give to all the animals in their care is above and beyond. The place is always clean and tidy. The animals look like they’re well looked after here, the cafe on site is great the food...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Nice to see a range of rescued animals and donate to a good cause. The pigs, horses, goats and rabbits are lovely. The well caged dogs are sad to see though. It’s good that someone is trying to re home them, but there are many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jancrow4
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We visited to donate bedding and towels following a family house clearance and stayed for s look round. Staff and volunteers are fabulous with the animals they look after seeking new homes. Also have a charity shop in nearby Ramsbottom

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 814AlanW
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We visited the fund raiser, there was plenty going on, I love everything Bleakholt stands for, a lot of my friends volunteer to walk the dogs at the weekend, the minute my sons old enough i shall too.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 639staceyw
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Bleakholt is a good place to visit if you are hoping to give a dog, cat or small furry a home. We adopted a border collie cross from here over 16 years ago and sadly after 13 happy years together, we had to say goodbye....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Barnes746
Reviewed 7 July 2018 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

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Swen1983
Reviewed 17 June 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank myhamwallet
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

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank lesley b
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