Our 2nd Dexter calf was born at Washbrooks on Sunday 5 November Meet Periwinkle who’s mum is Poppy. A female calf is called a heifer and her cousin is called Strog and is a male bull calf. Both calves are settling in well.
Our Dexter calf was born at Washbrooks on Sunday 22 October The calf is living with our Dexter cattle in the field near the animal barn. Dexter’s are the smallest native breed of cattle in the British Isles. The Dexter is an Irish breed of cattle and originated in the eighteenth century in County Kerry,… Continue reading New arrival
AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT BOOK NOW Following the success of last years event we expect this year to be even more popular. With limited number of spaces available on each date we encourage you to make your booking early. Father Christmas is visiting Washbrooks on 6th, 7th, 8th, 13th, 14th and 15th December 2023. (Please note 8th, 13th, 14th… Continue reading Christmas at Washbrooks 2023
We are everyday including open bank holiday Monday at 9:30am. No need to book. Tickets purchased at entrance on the day. Our piglets are happy and well. They are cheeky and growing up quickly. Come and watch them eat, play and sleep. #washbrooksfamilyfarm #summerholidays #piglets
First picture of our 2023 piglets. More updates to follow. #welcometowashbrooks #newarrivals #piglets
Open from 9:30am – no need to book.
Join us for some fresh air and fun Traditional farm animals, outdoor and indoor play, there’s loads to see, climb, jump and bounce on. Our family friendly tearoom serves tasty food, a delicious range of cakes and sweet treats, hot and cold drinks that can be eaten in or taken away. Why not visit Washbrooks… Continue reading February Half Term
Wishing all our customers a Happy New Year! We look forward to welcoming you back in 2023. Warmest wishes Jessica, Peter and family xx .
From 2nd January 2023 Washbrooks invites you to join our membership scheme. Great value membership giving unlimited access to the farm, indoor and outdoor play. £90 for individual (3 years and over) Valid from 2nd January to 24th December If you are looking for a Christmas present idea, why not purchase a gift voucher that… Continue reading Membership in 2023
Exciting news this weekend….. Our two mummy pigs both had their piglets. Two lovely litters and each piglet with slightly different markings and colouring. Both sows are sharing their responsibilities of feeding and nurturing their babies. Happily sleeping, eating, resting, playing and growing in our animal barn. #pinkandblack #spotsanddotsandthingslikethat #piglets
Meet our pygmy goats. Born this April. Gestation is approximately 150 days and twins are the usual result. Birthing is known as kidding. The Goat Family A female goat is called a Nanny. A male goat is called a Billy. A baby goat is called a Kid. Did you know? Goats are naturally curious. They… Continue reading Baby Goats
Join us for holiday fresh air and fun, see our springtime lambs and enter our competition. Our ewes are having their babies. Come and watch their lambs play in the animal barn and in the paddocks. Also included with farm admission take part in our Easter trail – follow the clues and spot where the… Continue reading Easter Holidays