Raystede welcomes visitors to gain a unique glimpse into the work of an animal welfare charity.
Entry is free but all visitors are asked to book a ticket – this is essential to ensure the site is as safe as possible for visitors, the animals in our care, staff and volunteers.
Book your visit!

Volunteer with us

We have over 200 volunteers at Raystede all committed to giving animals a better life.

We are starting to take applications for volunteering.

As restrictions are starting to ease, we are planning to bring back our volunteers slowly and safely.

In the meantime, we have some exciting, new volunteering roles in our Visitor Information, Fundraising and Marketing teams.

We have over 200 volunteers at Raystede all committed to giving animals a better life. Their generosity and dedication allows Raystede to provide a caring environment for all our animals.

Thank you for your understanding and support.

Your kind donation helps us to rescue and care for more animals in need.

We rely on your support to save animal's lives & do the work we do.

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