Animal Stories

Calf in the Cradle

Calf in the Cradle

Joey, the calf, landed in our hands as a result of twists of fate that we may never be able to fully explain.  What is known to us is that Joey, a baby only mere weeks old, was found struggling to try and gain ground up an embankment of the river he had strayed...

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Cassidy’s Story

Cassidy’s Story

Cassidy was a mere five months old when he came to us, along with his mother Rosebud. He was part of a succession of calves who had been bred and born into a situation where they were viewed and used as commodities. Those before him, Rosebud’s previous calves, had...

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Rosebud’s Story

Rosebud’s Story

Sweet Rosebud formerly lived on a homestead. The family who was keeping her had endeavored to live “off the land” and “off the grid”. But, as happens all too often in these types of situations, they later had a change of heart.  Inevitably, it came time to...

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Jimmy’s Story: Our First Resident

Jimmy’s Story: Our First Resident

Dear Jimmy came into our care even before the buildout of the sanctuary. But when we were contacted by two incredible women working in rescue (whom we'd met during a prior case at a sanctuary where we had previously volunteered) we knew it was meant to be that he...

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