Category Archives: Sanctuary News

Welcome Hazel & Bailey

Born on February 2nd 2019 two baby sheep twin-girls came into this world. Within three weeks thereafter though, they found themselves advertised on Craigslist to be picked up and slaughtered. When we saw this, we couldn’t just stand by. A message was sent to the seller and arrangements were quickly made. Three weeks after their birth the sweet girls were

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Children with Disabilities

Good Acres is now supporting kids and teens with disabilities. Affected children and their families or caretakers can visit the sanctuary for free by appointment to share some love with our rescued animals. Especially our handicapped animals such as blind donkey ‘Pearl’, donkey Rosie with her severely deformed legs, and little goat boy ‘Kevin’ who wears a prosthetic leg can

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Welcome Little Mystery Bird

On this sunny chilly Tuesday afternoon, a new very special resident arrived at Good Acres. Her rescuers named her ‘Chickee’ though ‘Angel’ may also be fitting considering the mysterious way the sweet white chicken appeared at a family’s home. It was during a biting cold February earlier this year of 2018 when a kind woman noticed the stray chicken outside

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What’s New at the Donkey Villa?

With winter kicking up its heels in Kentucky, we have transitioned our two wonderful long-eared girls into winter mode. See how their very own villa has been outfitted to accommodate the girls’ needs perfectly through the cold season. How many donkeys can claim they have their own villa? Since both these girls are disabled, we feel they certainly deserve only

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