Sonia, 48, lives in Leigh with her partner, their children, and many animals. She has always had a love of animals and throughout her school years worked at a local vets surgery. She has been a teacher for the last 8 years but here she explains how she reached this...read more
Welcome to our Guest Blog page. At our invitation, the posts you will find on this page have been kindly produced for us by associates and supporters of Freshfields and in some instances by representatives of like minded organisations or by individuals with whom we believe Freshfields shares a 'wider community' link.
We hope that over time these contributions will grow in number, providing connectivity and a greater perspective on those individuals and groups who together make a difference for All animals!
Rosanna, 27, owns and runs The Old Hardware Shop cafe in Woolton, along with her sister Amy. Mum, Dad, and other family members also help out in this very busy and successful cafe. Here Rosanna tells us how her dream of running a cafe became a reality, and why it is...read more
Meet 11 year old Amelia. She lives in Lancashire and with her parents and 3 cats, and has been vegan since birth. She loves to be busy and loves animals too! Have you always had cats in your house Amelia? Yes! Which is the first cat you can remember? Brandy was the...read more
Cath, 42, lives in Manchester with her 3 rescued dogs. She was brought up in a caring and compassionate family, and has been around animals all her life. For years Cath has worked and volunteered at many different rescue centres, and now runs her own business...read more
Freshfield’s Animal Rescue is committed to caring for abandoned, abused and unwanted domestic and small farm animals along with sick and injured wildlife. As part of our commitment to make a difference for all animals together, we don’t serve any animal products at...read more
As I’m sure most of you know, Freshfield’s Animal Rescue provides rescue and rehoming services to unwanted, abandoned and abused animals in the community that unfortunately need our help. Whether it be domestic pets or injured wildlife – we aim to give all animals...read more
Given the hectic nature of our everyday lives, it can sometimes seem impossible to find any time at all to dedicate to the upkeep of our gardens. However, with a few simple changes, your garden can become far more than a second thought, but instead it can be a...read more
Sue, 59, lives in Hebden Bridge with her beautiful staffy Maddy. Down to earth and practical, she loves to explore the gorgeous countryside around her with Maddy, friends, and dogs from her local rescue. I worked in factories until the mid 80's but was made redundant...read more
Dawn Parkes lives in The Chilterns and has run her own business for the last 18 years. She is MD of her commercial cleaning company which employs between 80 – 100 people at any one time across 34 locations, and she works from her office in High Wycombe. She has...read more
Ian, 48, from Lancashire, lives with his wife, daughter and 3 cats. He leads a happy, busy life, balancing work and family life whilst always being respectful and mindful of both animal and human beings. I enjoy life and I feel that by being thoughtful and...read more