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Down on the Farm has regular updates from farmer and owner of Norfolk Pastures, William who runs his family farming business producing premium dust extracted hay and straw in the heart of the Norfolk countryside. There are also regular articles from all sides of the business as well as all things small animal related such as general advice about caring for small animals. This blog offers a brilliant insight into British Farming and useful articles relating to small animal health and welfare.

Farmers are being vigilant as high fire risk continues

With the soaring temperatures and dry conditions set to continue for a few more days, farmers are ta....

Don’t sweat it with our guidance for keeping animals cool

Don’t sweat it with our guidance for keeping animals cool The recent hot weather that many of us i....

Keeping our animal friends warm and cosy this Winter

Lots of children across some parts of the UK will have woken up to a fresh blanket of snow this morn....

Remember remember to keep them safe this October and November

In today’s blog we’re talking about two big Autumn events which many of us love to celebrate and....

Healthy balance for our furry friends

Healthy balance for our furry friends Our latest blog explores getting the balance right with our sm....

Are your animals feeling the change in the seasons?

Are your animals feeling the change in the seasons? Our last blog got us thinking about how the chan....

Is your small animal noticing a change in the weather?

In East Anglia, we felt the force of storm Aileen through the night with much of our coast and inlan....

How storing hay and straw can protect your rabbit from Myxomatosis

How storing hay and straw can protect your rabbit from Myxomatosis Usually when we talk about hay th....

We made hay when the sun was shining!

Our marketing manager, Sarah has written a little blog to give you all an update on this year’s ha....

Help your furry friends enjoy Summer!

With temperatures set to rise to the high twenties for many parts of the UK today, we think it’s a....

How to stop 'Bunny Boredom'

Has your rabbit recently acquired a taste for their enclosure and chewing everything in sight? Do th....

It's all about the hay!

Check out our top tips to help you understand why hay is so important to rabbits and also how you ca....

New Norfolk Pastures Website is Launched!

We are pleased to announce the launch of the new Norfolk Pastures website and blog! Over the past fe....

From Seed to Feed

With many different brands of hay and straw available to us, it is often difficult to decide which o....

Feeling sleepy?

Going to sleepy land, going to Bedfordshire.... your rabbit will be doing it a lot during the day. S....

Spring into Action

Finally, light at the end of the tunnel.  After the dark, wet and muddy winter we appear to hav....

Gingerbread: Norfolk Pastures Rabbit

So it’s been a while since Gingerbread came to live with us and we are pleased to say that she has....