EVENT: Farmer for a Day

Kids! Get to work alongside our rangers and our animals for a whole day. Help with mucking out, feeding and playing. Learn about animal care. Enjoy fun games and activities too.

Suitable for children 8-16yrs. Booking is essential. Children can be left in our care and will be supervised at all times. Children need to bring snacks, lunch and drinks, sun cream and a hat.

Schedule for the day:
9.00 – 10.00 Help get the barn ready for the day. Herd our sheep and goats from their paddocks to the barn. Put the rabbits and guineas in the day time enclosures.

10.00 – 11.00 Feed the chickens, ducks and turkeys. Learn how to hold them and find out interesting facts about our flock!

11.00 – 11.15 Short break.

11.15 – 12.15 Help muck out one of our large animal fields. Then walk our goats and give them a pamper brushing session.

12.15 – 1.00 Lunch and supervised playtime.

1.00 – 2.00 Meet our smaller animals (rabbits and guinea pigs). Learn how to look after and hold them. Assist our Rangers with their health checks.

2.00 – 2.30 Feed our larger animals their afternoon snacks. Our sheep love to be hand fed!

2.30 – 3.00 Quiz and review of the day.

We can accommodate differently abled children and our free accompanying carer offer applies. Please contact us so we can discuss any additional needs and requirements prior to attending. Normal admission terms apply: Click for more >

Dates:Fridays; 12th and 19th August
Times:9am – 3pm
Prices:£45 per child, 8-16yrs.