• Are you sick of being sick?   It's that time of year again! No, not the holidays, that's the good part. Just about everyone is SICK, hacking, sneezing, sniffling, complaining of nights up vomiting, just not feeling good..... EXCEPT, us plant powered people! Yes, it's true, not simply vegan [...]

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    On a busy Saturday I was micro-chipping our chickens together with 3 volunteers. Chicken Bigfoot Every chicken we held got a careful examination. We made sure we inspect everything, this way we wouldn't miss anything. Because it is dangerous for prey animals to show weakness, chickens [...]

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    Bees are some of the hardest working creatures on the planet, and because of their hard work ethic, we owe them many thanks to this amazing yet often underappreciated insect. Bees are responsible for:  Pollinating about one-sixth of the flowering plant species worldwide and approximately 400 [...]

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      Its a beautiful day here at Rooterville.  As I look out the window and watch the 6 piglets who now live here as they race each other across the yard and stop to snurdle around the base of a tree and try to pick up interesting things to show off to each other, I am filled with happiness at[...]

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    Change is Possible

    Twinkie has a long road ahead of her A friend has fallen in love with our fairly new resident, Twinkie. Twinkie came from an abusive home, where they let her grow so fat that she became blind and could barely walk. The friend decided to sponsor Twinkie and be her champion while she is on the road [...]

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    Days at the Sanctuary are like a whirlwind. I make my rounds while I’m followed by a piggy parade, all trying to get a sandwich out of me. My alarm goes off. I throw myself into my jeans and a t-shirt that can get really, really, dirty. Normally I make a super healthy delicious vegan smoothie, [...]

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    1 In a society where emotions and compassion are discouraged, it can make you feel like you are suffocating. By visiting a sanctuary, you can give your heart a voice again. The loving eyes and tender snout kisses will make you feel like a weight has lifted off your shoulders. You are allowed to [...]

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