Appearing on Country File March 2012
Buttercups made its television debut when Country File paid us a visit in 2012! As you can see the Chairty founder Bob was very excited to see Matt and Julia.
Being Awarded a plaque in September 2014 by the Mayor of Maidstone
The plaque was presented to Bob and Valerie Hitch and is on display in the Sanctuary and reads:
"This plaque was presented to Robert and Valerie Hitch by the Mayor of Maidstone to commemerate 25 years of goat rescue at Buttercups Sanctuary for Goats, to give thanks for their hard work and dedication and to celebrate the kindness they have shown over the past 25 years to all the goats that have arrived here."
Being Awarded the Elsie M J Evans Award June 2007
The Sanctuary for awarded this by the RSPCA in recognition of their dedicated work with goats suffering from abuse and neglect.