About Miller's Ark Animals

The hands on farm for all ages. Specialising in rare breeds of Miniature Donkeys kept at Manor Farm on the Greywell Estate in Hampshire. Miller’s Ark Animals, visits schools, nurseries and residential homes. This means that the donkeys meet lots of different people, are well socialised and are easy to load and travel. They love attention and are particularly good with children and those with special needs. Mobile Farm - Animal Sales - Farm Open Days - Children's Birthday Parties

Dingley’s Promise

Today the Mobile Farm is going to Dingley’s Promise in Reading

http://www.dingley.org.uk/reading/

Dingley’s mission is to deliver life changing support to under 5’s with additional needs & disabilities and their families, by:

– providing specialist learning through play,

– family support & training, and

– advice to mainstream settings.

Have a great time and lots of cuddles with our animals today.

Aug 17

Half term fun really does start at Miller’s Ark.

Whether you like to sit down and carve a pumpkin, create fantastic crafts, or join in the fun and laughter as Worzel and Aunt Sally create mayhem on the farm we hope there is something for every family.
There will be donkey grooming, rabbit cuddles, naughty goats to stroke, piglets to tickle, our sheep and goat feed zone, and join in the fun helping the farmers the feed the animals at the end of the day.
Remember our giant straw play area too. If that isn’t enough we have our 5* cafe serving everything from croissants to Miller’s hearty breakfast through to amazing ciabattas, quiche, or the Miller’s speciality burgers. There are great choices for gluten free and veggie eaters too. 

Next Farm Open Days 10-4pm

Sunday 22nd October:   Our popular pumpkin carving and farm open.
Monday 23rd:       Our popular pumpkin carving and farm open.
TUESDAY 24th:     CLOSED
Wednesday 25th: Our popular pumpkin carving and farm open.
Thursday 26th:     Crafts and wellie painting with Sue and farm open.
Friday 27th:           Crafts and wellie painting with Sue and farm open.
SATURDAY 28th:  CLOSED
Sunday 29th:         Join Worzel and Aunt Sally as they make their annual trip to the farm, help them make scarecrows and feed the animals.

Entry is £7 for adults and children over 2, under 2’s are free. Miller’s Ark Animals, Blackstocks Lane, Nately Scures, Hook RG27 9PH. Farm opens 10-4pm, Old Dairy opens at 9.30am.

See our Open Days page for details.

Next Farm Open Days 10-4pm

Saturday 30th September
Sunday 1st October
Saturday 7th October
Sunday 8th October

Admission is £7, under 2s free.

Farm news
Chorus Girl has had a tiny colt foal ‘Anton’ and Kit Kat and Hetty our Irish Moiled cows have had beautiful calves.
Anton is absolutely adorable and will be in a pen for you to see on Open Day, along with the our other delightful donkey foals Betty, Rubik, Ola, Clara, Erin and Clint.
Bramble our much loved farm cat has had four tiny kittens which is very exciting and our barns are full of naughty goats kids to cuddle.
**NEW this year… we are offering delicious breakfast in The Old Dairy from 9.30am on open days.

Visit the farm this August

Where’s the summer gone?
Brambles kittens were not impressed with the thunder storms and rain!

kittens aug 17_1

Next Farm Open Days

FRIDAY 11th, SATURDAY 12th, SUNDAY 13th

WEDNESDAY 16th, FRIDAY 18th

10-5pm. Breakfast served from 9.30am

Tel: 01256 767596
E-mail: elizabeth@millersark.co.uk
Farm address: Manor Farm, Blackstocks Lane, Hook, RG27 9PH
#visitafarm #lovekittens #Hampshirefarm #daysout #summerholidays  #augustweather🌈 #cute #babycats #kittensofinstagram #farm #farmcat  #MobileFarm #lovehampshire #gorgeouskitty 

Meet farm animals and furry friends from Miller’s Ark petting farm in the MERL garden

We are delighted to be back with our adorable animals at Museum of English Rural Life!

17 August at 12-4pm. Redlands Road, RG1 5EX Reading, Berkshire.

Will your favourite be the cute and cuddly bunnies, the noisy ducks or the lovely, gentle donkey?


Spend the afternoon getting to know all the cheeky characters and having fun in the garden!

You are welcome to come early and have a picnic or enjoy some of the other activities and games in the Museum.

Please book in advance.  Tickets by Eventbrite 

£3 per participating child

Under 2’s and Adults free

https://www.reading.ac.uk/TheMERL

The Museum of English Rural Life

 

See Voo with her little girl Vogue

Farm news
The first one of our donkeys imported from America has had her foal! Come and see Voo with her little girl Vogue at the next Open Days.
She is absolutely adorable and will be in a pen for you to see on Open Day, along with the our other delightful donkey foals Betty, Rubik, Ola, Clara and Erin.
Bramble our much loved farm cat has had four tiny kittens which is very exciting and our barns are full of naughty goats kids and piglets to cuddle.
**NEW this year… we are offering delicious breakfast in The Old Dairy from 9.30am on open days.  See our Open Days page…
Next Farm Open Days
10-5pm
SUNDAY 16th JULY
SATURDAY 29th JULY
SUNDAY 30th JULY
Entry is £7 for adults and children over 2, under 2’s are free.

Tel: 01256 767596
E-mail: elizabeth@millersark.co.uk
Farm address: Manor Farm, Blackstocks Lane, Hook, RG27 9PH

Come and enjoy our next Open Days

Come and enjoy our next open days on:
Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th
Sunday 25th June.
We are really pleased to have welcomed another new donkey foal to our growing nursery of donkey babies.

June 17 baby

The weather is due to be good, so enjoy an amazing family breakfast on the patio from 9.30 then straight on the farm from 10am to enjoy cuddle time with piglets and foals, show some love snuggling the goat kids and if the children fancy letting off steam there is our giant straw play area.

Our handling area will be open for the rabbits, guinea pigs, ducklings and birds to have their share of cuddles too.
Midnight our giant rabbit will be lolloping around the bales!

Remember you can make your Fathers Day extra special by treating dad to a hearty Miller’s breakfast!
Entry is £7 for adults and children over 2, under 2’s are free. Sat nav RG27 9PH.

#visitafarm #daysout #fathersdaytreat

Cuddle and groom all our animals this Half term

We are pleased to announce our May Half term open dates, which is when we will next be open for you to cuddle and groom all our animals. We are keeping our fingers crossed for another miniature donkey foal, as mum is looking very thoughtful!  Our lambs and goat kids love their cuddles, and remember the Old Dairy tea barn opens at 9.30am for breakfast before the farm opens at 10-5pm.

10-5pm

Entry is £7 for adults and children over 2, under 2’s are free.
Saturday 27th May
Sunday 28th May
Wednesday 31st May
Thursday 1st June
Friday 2nd June
Saturday 3rd June

Children’s #BirthdayParties on the farm from £16 per child for 2 hours!! http://millersark.co.uk/homepage.aspx

Mobile Farm | Open Days | Children’s Birthday Parties | Red Letter Days
https://www.facebook.com/millersark/
Tel: 01256 767596
E-mail: elizabeth@millersark.co.uk
Farm address: Manor Farm, Blackstocks Lane, Hook, RG27 9PH
#daysout #mobilefarm #visitafarm

Visit a farm this Saturday

Saturday 13th May 10-5pm

£7 entry, under 2s free.

Jan 17

***Special for 2017: Remember you can now book breakfast in The Old Dairy at the farm from 9.30am on Open Days!

We also have another new tiny miniature donkey foal, her mum is called Hello Fire so she has been called Ola which is Portuguese for Hello.
She is absolutely adorable and will be in a pen for you to see on Open Day, along with the our delightful Betty and Rubik.

Children’s #BirthdayParties on the farm from £16 per child for 2 hours!! http://millersark.co.uk/homepage.aspx

Mobile Farm | Open Days | Children’s Birthday Parties | Red Letter Days
https://www.facebook.com/millersark/
Tel: 01256 767596
E-mail: elizabeth@millersark.co.uk
Farm address: Manor Farm, Blackstocks Lane, Hook, RG27 9PH
#daysout #mobilefarm #visitafarm

Our annual Shearing weekend is this Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th May.

May 17 Ola

We also have another new tiny miniature donkey foal, her mum is called Hello Fire so she has been called Ola which is Portuguese for Hello. She is absolutely adorable and will be in a pen for you to see on our next Open Day, along with the our delightful Betty and Rubik.

Our annual Shearing weekend is this Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th May.

10-5pm.  Admission is £7, under 2s free.

**NEW this year… we are offering delicious breakfast in The Old Dairy from 9.30am on open days. Bring your family for a cooked breakfast to start your day the farming way! Farm opens at 10am.

If you have never visited Miller’s Ark Animals, all the animals will be waiting for you. Whether you like cuddling baby donkeys, grooming the ponies, playing with lively goats, tickling a pig’s tummy, or sitting holding a duck, chick or guinea pig, our animals will provide hours of enjoyment. We have a giant straw play area as well where the youngsters can let off steam.

Birthday Parties can be booked on the farm, so don’t miss your chance to book a fun day for your birthday this year. Or even think outside the box with a farm party for granny …or if you love animals like us, just book for your own 30th ,or whatever age you are!!! Everyone in the family will have fun!