Look after the cutest micro pigs, miniature donkeys, Teddy Bear sheep, alpacas, mini chickens, ducks and turkeys on this very special mini-break in the heart of the Kent countryside.
Your chance to get back to nature in a calm and peaceful space and enjoy the company of the friendliest mini animals. Feed and groom them, walk them, learn about caring for them - love them and reconnect with each other.
Step out of your stressful lives for a spot of rewilding and find a special kind of peace.
Based just minutes away from picturesque Medieval market town of Faversham, close to the creek, the coast and Canterbury
This three-night, hands on break staying on site at Huckleberry Woods micro animal adventures near Faversham in Kent is available from November to March.
£450 for 4 people.
For more information email email@example.com or call 07929 871465 to check availability or book.
•Your opportunity for an immersive animal experience with your family in the heart of the Kentish countryside.
•A 3-night, hands-on break at Huckleberry Woods micro animal adventures
•Look after the micro and miniature animals, feed them, groom them, walk them, love them.
•Learn new skills together
The perfect break for animal lovers
•Perfect 3-day short break in the heart of rural Kent
•Look after micro pigs, miniature donkeys, Teddy Bear sheep, alpacas, miniature chickens, ducks and turkeys.
•Reconnect and make memories with your family
•Wholesome, back to nature fun away from the tech
•Outside, away from the crowds and Covid
•Suitable for animal lovers aged 9 and over.
3pm Arrival and settle in to animal themed cottage
4pm Tour of micro farm and observing night time feeds
4.30-5pm Classroom time
- Overview of the animals
- Basic feeding requirements
- Health and safety information
6am Supervised morning feeds and animal observations
7 am Donkey grooming
10– 11am Classroom time
- basics of species behaviour
- identifying normal and abnormal behaviours
- requirements for keeping them healthy and happy all year round.
- paddock enrichment
- introduction to animal training
- introduction to lunchtime routines
12 pm Preparation of lunchtime feeds and lunchtime observations
1-4pm Free time
4pm Evening feed rounds and observations. Donkey hoof picking (depending on donkey on the day)
6am Supervised morning feed rounds
10.30– 11am Walking a harness-trained animal of your choice
12 pm Preparation of lunchtime feeds and lunchtime chores
1pm – 4pm Free time
4pm Evening feed rounds and observations
Day four - home time
•6am Morning feed rounds
•9am Final cuddles and goodbyes
•10am Check out
Where you'll be staying
•A sweet countryside cottage in the grounds of the amazing Huckleberry Woods - micro animal adventures and next to an ancient orchard & private woodland
•Private entrance, one bedroom, bathroom, living room (with double sofa bed), dining area, fully equipped kitchen with washing machine
Sleeps up to 4 people (one double bedroom, one sofa bed)
•Towels and bedding provided.
•5 minutes drive from Faversham medieval market town. Walks & bird watching close by.
Q. Is this break available for less than 3 nights?
A. 3 nights is the minimum stay, however, if you're looking for a weekend break and need to get back for work/school on Mondays, you could consider leaving after night time feeds on Sunday evening (around 6pm).
Q. What age is this experience suitable for?
A. Animal lovers over the age of 9 who are able to stay calm around the animals.
Q. Is this break available to book via Airbnb?
A. No. The hands on mini break is booked directly with firstname.lastname@example.org
Q. Can we stay at the onsite cottage without the animal care aspect?
A. Yes, you're welcome to stay at our self-catering cottage which is available to book all year round via Airbnb - click button below for the airbnb listing. (N.B. this does not include the animal care aspect - it's not the mini break described above. This would be the self-catering accommodation only)