What is Free Wills Month?

Free Wills Month is an initiative that offers members of the public aged 55 and over the opportunity to have their simple Wills written or updated free of charge by using participating solicitors in locations across England, Northern Ireland and Wales. When is Free Wills Month? Free Wills Month takes place twice a year – […]

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Goodheart Animal Sanctuary and Cooper & Gracie Collaboration

We’re super excited to announce our latest partnership – with all-natural pet care company Cooper & Gracie! About Cooper & Gracie Craig was inspired to create Cooper & Gracie when his companion Tilba the vizla began suffering from an itchy skin condition. After struggling to find a chemical-free solution, Craig established his own range of all-natural, […]

Biscuit the Goose becomes BBC Radio 2 mascot

Biscuit the goose becomes BBC Radio 2 Mascot!

Get your camera and autograph book at the ready, as our very own Biscuit the Goose has become a radio sensation! Radio 2 presenter OJ Borg is on a mission to learn more about one of the nation’s most misunderstood animals – the humble goose – and banish the myths surrounding these supposedly “grumpy”, “loud” […]

Corporate Experiences

Vacancies at Goodheart Animal Sanctuaries

Corporate Experiences and Company Away Days have been shown to boost morale, strengthen team spirit, and leave employees feeling inspired and refreshed. Here at Goodheart Farm Animal Sanctuary based in Worcestershire, we offer a range of fantastic Corporate Experiences, which include spending time with our animals in the beautiful surroundings of our sanctuary. What we […]

Reflecting on Seaspiracy

“No water, no life. No blue, no green.” – Sylvia Earle, Mission Blue We’ve put this article together to explain the major take-home points raised by the documentary, Seaspiracy. In recent years, there have been a number of high-impact environmentalist documentaries designed to make us pause and re-think the actions of humans. Documentaries such as […]

Webinar: The Problem with Factory Farming

The life of a laying hen

Watch our webinar all about the problem with factory farming. As a dedicated farm animal sanctuary, we have seen first-hand the effects of factory farms on animal health and well-being. While those animals lucky enough to arrive at Goodheart can live out their days in freedom and comfort, they act as ambassadors for the many […]

Goodheart 485 Fundraising Challenge!

Fundraising Ideas and Challenges

Take on our fun virtual challenge and help raise money for rescued animals! What is the 485 challenge? 485 is no random number. Here at Goodheart Farm Animal Sanctuary in Worcestershire, we’ve rescued 485 animals since we opened our doors in 2017, including pigs, cows, horses, sheep, hens, and geese, who would otherwise have faced […]

New report sheds light on the problem with factory farming


“Factory farming, like comparable evils throughout history, depends for its existence upon concealment.  It depends on people either not noticing or wilfully averting their gaze.”  – Matthew Scully  The Cheaper Food Paradigm In early February 2021, Chatham House (a world-leading policy maker based in London) published a pioneering report entitled “Food System Impacts on Biodiversity Loss” which highlights the devastating […]