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Wide shot of Animal Management's Halloween party.

Fundraising Halloween party a spook-tacular success

This week our Animal Management unit hosted their annual Halloween party, collecting donations for Carla Lane Animals in Need, who have issued an urgent appeal for donations as they were just days away from running out of food to feed their animals!

Picture of 3 of our new animals

College welcomes more than 20 new animals

Our Animal Management team has welcomed lots of new residents to the unit over the break!

Animal Management's New Arrival

Earlier this week, Animal Management welcomed a new arrival, Roy, the Green Iguana.

Picture of our new millipedes

Native millipedes settle into new home

Animal Management staff and students have recently welcomed Giant African Train Millipedes to the animal unit.

Picture of our staff and students as they collect the chickens for rehoming.

Rescue chickens live happily ever after at St Helens College

Animal sanctuary, Lucky Hen Rescue recently rescued 11 chickens from a local farm, who are unfortunately unable to lay eggs.

Picture of some of our new animals in the animal management department

Welcome to our new animal management residents

Our Animal Management team welcomed some new members to their family, and they’re super cute!

Picture of our animal management classroom.

Leafcutter Ants Love their New Home

Our Leafcutter Ants have moved into their full-time home in our Animal Management department.

Animal Management receive a fANTastic delivery

Our Animal Management department are very excited to have received a delivery of Leafcutter Ants.

Animal Management Head to the Monkey Forest

Our second-year level 3 Extended Diploma in Animal Management students visited Trentham Monkey Forest.

Animal Management's New Addition

We’d like to introduce you to Peter Pan, Lucas and Victor, our three new additions to our Animal Management Department.

Picture of our animal management student, Will

Building a Career in Animal Care!

Animal lover Will was feeling unfulfilled in his career as a Personal Assistant at a healthcare company and knew he had to make a change!

Excited staff and students await new arrivals

Our animal management department have their hands full incubating and monitoring four, week-old red-footed tortoise eggs, a species of tortoises native to northern South America!

Billy the Goat enjoys a bit of TLC

Billy the Goat enjoys a bit of TLC

Our Level 3 Animal Management students, Chloe and Hannah have been working towards their Animal Health module.

Winston the Red Tegu Lizard

Meet Winston! Winston is a Red Tegu Lizard who joined our Animal Management family recently.

Scorpion Sexing

Sharon the Scorpion

Our level 3 Animal Management students have been busy this week learning how to identify the sex of the variety of animals in our care.

Billie and Elliot

College helps endangered goats

Please welcome Billy and Elliott. They are Bagot Goats, which are one of the UK’s most endangered breeds.

The Professor

Rescued Iguana joins our family

We are excited to welcome a beautiful, rescued Iguana to our animal management family.

Wilson the Tanuki

Wilson the Tanuki joins College

Wilson is only 10 weeks old and is the second Tanuki to join us. They are currently living next to each other so that they can see and smell one another.

Predator Experience for our Students

Predator Experience for our Students

Our animal management students had a fantastic time at popular Lake District attraction, Predator Experience

New baby chicks on Campus

New baby chicks on Campus

Our Animal Management students undertook a hatching project and recently welcomed new Pekin chicken hatchlings - Pippin, Merry and Frodo.

Wings flutter for new bird aviary

Wings flutter for new bird aviary

Over the last few weeks, our students have been working hard to adapt our current aviary to create a brand new indoor/outdoor aviary.

Meet Shaun the Red Foot Tortoise

Meet Shaun the Red Foot Tortoise

Shaun is a Red Foot Tortoise and he was rescued by the team at Rutland House Vets in St Helens before finding a new home with us.

A Hoppy Hello

A hoppy hello to our new dart frogs

We feel very lucky to have these beautiful Dart Frogs joining our Animal Management family.

Warm welcome to the latest members of our Animal Management family, Donald and Ivana.

Donald and Ivana join St Helens College

Warm welcome to the latest members of our Animal Management family, Donald and Ivana.

Students put their skills into action with Merseyside Dogs Home

Students put their skills into action

The students have been learning about dog behaviour and temperament testing with dogs currently in re-homing centres at Merseyside Dogs Home.

Lupin the Tanuki

Lupin the Tanuki joins College

Meet our newest addition, Lupin the Tanuki. He has already started with his clicker training and seems to be enjoying himself.

Safari Zoo classroom for the day

Safari Zoo classroom for the day

Our level 1 and 2 Animal Management students had an amazing time visiting South Lakes Safari Zoo recently.

Natalya Ryder

Natalya dreams of becoming a Wildlife Ranger

"I am now studying Level 2 Animal Care and dream of becoming a Wildlife Ranger!"

Welcome to our new Domino Cockroaches

Welcome to our new Domino Cockroaches

Our Animal Management tutor, Mike, is very excited by the arrival of one of his favourite species!

Chester Zoo is classroom for the day

Chester Zoo is classroom for the day

Our lucky Animal Management students got to meet the latest addition to Chester Zoo.

Albino Giant African Land Snails

Albino Giant African Land Snails

This week we welcomed a rout of Albino Giant African Land Snails.

African Dormice join our animal family

African Dormice join our animal family

Our new African Dormice joined us on New Years Day. We have named them Janus and Nova.

Walking with Wolves

Walking with Wolves

Level 2 Diploma in Animal Management students had a fantastic opportunity to explore The Predator Experience.

Students brave the cold to look after our animals

Students brave the cold to look after our animals

Our level 2 animal care students braved the rain, hail and snow today to feed and care for our animals on the farm.

Why study Animal Management with us?

Onsite Animal Units

Our indoor and outdoor animal units house mammals, reptiles, birds and other exotic creatures.

Progression Routes

Your course can help you to secure a place at university or a job in the industry.

Industry Links

We have lots of industry links with Dogs Trust, Knowsley Safari and many more!

Industry Experts

Our tutors are experienced industry experts and passionate about Animal Management.

The Dog Studio

We have a fully equipped, commercial dog grooming unit on site.

Interactive Learning

Your learning is very interactive and engaging as you work with over 50 different animal species.