What is
Clark's Little Ark

In May 2013 tragedy and heartbreak struck the Shankly family when their beloved son Clark passed away. Although Clark had many labels of disability, he was a happy, loving boy who loved being around happy, smiling people.  The Ark is named in his memory.

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The People
Behind the Ark

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Get Involved

The Friends of Clark's Little Ark is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) - SCO48429.

We rely upon public donations, volunteer support and grant funding to keep the farm assets in good order, feed the animals and care for their health and welfare.
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Hello and welcome to the homepage of Clark's Little Ark, an animal oasis in Upper Nithsdale and a haven for young and old alike.  Please take time to explore our pages and find out about the animals who live here, the humans who look after them, and how you can join the fun. The Ark is a happy place, and best of all it's free to enter; all we ask is that you enjoy your experience and leave with a smile.

This is a brand new website, which is under constant development, and in the near future you'll be able to virtually explore The Ark using an exciting array of new features. Enjoy your visit.



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