The New Arc

The North East Wildlife & Animal Rescue Centre

The New Arc, Nether Auquhadlie, Auchnagatt, Ellon, Aberdeenshire, AB41 8UW | Tel: 0796 225 3867 | Email: contact@thenewarc.org  

The North East Wildlife & Animal Rescue Centre is the largest wildlife rescue in the north of Scotland. An independent Charity, based just outside Ellon, Aberdeenshire, we take in large numbers of orphaned or injured birds and mammals every year.

One of the several red squirrel we have hand reared

Wildlife rehabilitation: We have many years experience hand-rearing orphan birds, and dealing with orphaned and injured mammals, with the intention to release them back into the wild when they are fit and able.

 

 

Since we started in 2006 we have rescued and rehabilitated over 16,000 animals and birds. We have a 24/7 service, offering advice and assistance, and an Animal Ambulance to take us out and about when we are able

 

For more information, including what we do, where we are, and how to contact us, please visit our about page.

International
Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) Winner 2019

We were honoured to be nominated for an IFAW Award, and thrilled to be invited to collect our Award (Wildlife Rescue Centre of the Year) at a ceremony hosted by the Lord Desai at The House of Lords.  The Award was presented by Bill Oddie, who we were delighted to have chance for a chat with

IFAW Award Winners 2019

IFAW Animal Action Awards 2019

14 hours ago

THE NEW ARC

Two pick up and transport to us please if anybody can help
One is from Peterhead, one from Braemar
If anybody can help please call 0796 225 3867
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1 week ago

THE NEW ARC

The New Arc is looking for an ‘all-rounder’ to join their team at the wildlife centre.

Very sadly Mike, who has been a vital staff member is moving on due to family commitments and we are now looking for a self motivated person to step into his shoes!
The position requires a fit and self-motivated individual with empathy and consideration for all animals and birds, regardless of species
The successful candidate will be expected to have sufficient joinery skills to maintain aviaries and outbuildings and assist in the building of new ones. Maintenance of the surrounding grass and garden areas will also be required
Additional duties also require some feeding and cleaning out of animal and bird areas.
The hours are 9.00 am -5 pm 5 days per week.
We are a tight knit group so a friendly disposition and good sense of humour is essential

Please email in the first instance for an application form, and fuller job description
contact@thenewarc.org
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1 week ago

THE NEW ARC

This wee scrap arrived yesterday, very small for the time of year, and extremely thin and weak, weighing a mere 58g. A long way to go for her but we are hopeful she makes a full recovery
That brings us to 5 squirrels in care at present, with 2 of those due to head out to the wild very soon
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1 week ago

THE NEW ARC

So thrilled to receive a donation from P6D and P6M, Balmedie School who were happy to donate their end of term gift to our charity as they love wildlife!
Thank you all very much indeed 💖💖💖
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We hope you enjoy our site! Please do to visit us again - we will be updating regularly.

If you have any questions about animals, be it advice, or needing assistance with a rescue, please contact us either by telephone (0796 225 3867), Facebook, or contact form.  We look forward to hearing from you!

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