From Eloise: “I have to tell you that being a pig is a privilege. Everything I smell, smells exquisite. Everything I taste is beyond wonderful. To slosh around in mud or a pool of water on a warm day is so good that joy just fills me up. Everything is great, even on rainy days. The […]
People have been asking what we are doing for the animals during the quarantine in New York State. Rest assured, the animals are being cared for as normal. As an animal sanctuary, our staff are considered essential personnel and they are reporting to work. It is critical that they are healthy and able to come […]
This is the animals’ version of March Madness. Watch pigs Beeker and Fozzie as well as donkeys Coco and Toby play a little ball.
It was a perfect day today for our barn animals to enjoy some turnout time.
We are striving to share with you posts from daily life on the farm as much as we can. We all need to realize and hold onto that there is so much good happening in the world right now too. In spite of lock downs and quarantines and fear…. spring is springing. There is still […]
Announcement for our volunteers, visitors, and those looking for tours – We know with the schools closed now especially, that people are looking for tours to come visit the animals. However, we are temporarily suspending all tours, visits, and volunteers for two weeks due to the coronavirus outbreak. The greatest responsibility we have is to […]
Watch our cat Willow enjoy her exercise wheel on her porch while enjoying a sunny day. A few years ago, some wonderful human donated us this cat wheel after their own cats wouldn’t use it. Over the years, we have moved it from cat room to cat room but never found any real interest in […]
Thank you to Broadway Utica for your support!
A huge thank you to all of our donors and supporters! We did reach the $30,000 goal for our matching donation! We are so grateful to all of you! It is not just your financial support that helps us. Your words of support and encouragement and energy and prayers all help us to keep going, […]