One of the many Hedgehogs at Brent Lodge Wldlife Hospital

Urgent Hedgehog Appeal

You may be aware that hedgehog numbers in Britain have undergone a rapid decline from over 30 million in the 1950s to under 800,000 in 2012, but here at Brent Lodge Wildlife Hospital we are doing what we can to halt this in West Sussex and East Hampshire. We treat around 600 sick, injured or […]

New Shop opening

We’re delighted to announce that we will soon be opening our latest charity shop in Mengham, Hayling Island. We regularly receive wildlife patients from Hayling Island so we are honoured to be moving to the area to engage more with the local community, be a point of contact for any wildlife questions and help generate […]

New care units

Thanks to the generosity of various donors, a remaining legacy donation, Animal Friends Insurance, Marjoorie Coote Animal Trust,  Rose Animal Welfare Trust, Wet Nose Animal Aid and The Audrey Emma Lamb Trust we have replaced 4 units. With further fundraising we hope to purchase more to help with patient care, so please consider making a […]

Brent Lodge ‘Big Build’ Appeal

We are looking for support with the Brent Lodge Big Build appeal, so we can make an even bigger impact on British wildlife. The redevelopment will be undertaken in the following 5 stages. 12 bird of prey aviaries 5 water pools and 2 multi-purpose enclosures 5 large mammal enclosures Patient admissions centre & quarantine facilities  New […]

A lasting legacy to our Founder Dennis Fenter

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Founder, Dennis Fenter, who passed away in July 2019 peacefully in his sleep. Dennis was a selfless, larger than life man who dedicated his life to caring for animals and his community. From humble beginnings in Eartham where he began his journey of […]

Volunteers required

Do you know someone who would love the opportunity to work with some incredible animals? We are currently looking for hard working, dedicated volunteers to help care for the sick and orphaned wildlife we help at Brent Lodge. There are many different areas of volunteering work to choose from and something for everyone, from hands-on […]

Wildlife Crime

We are currently seeing a worrying number of cases of wildlife crime being mentioned in the news and on social media. Recent cases include deliberate cruelty to a baby swan, and the destruction of nests with baby birds by builders and tree-fellers. Wildlife crime includes the persecution of protected native species of flora and fauna, […]