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A New House for the Boys

The new little daytime shelter for our goat boys Kevin & Oliver has been completed. The Animal Man designed and built it with the utmost attention to detail and love. For their protection from wildlife, the boys will still stay in the horse barn overnight. However, while out during the day, we thought they might enjoy a mini shelter like

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A New Leg for Kevin

7 months old Kevin is showing off his prosthetic leg. He is now undergoing practice sessions twice daily to learn about putting weight on the new leg and relax his very contracted right hip area. As of right now, an extension had to be taped to the bottom of the prosthetic leg to allow the prosthetic to come in contact

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Welcome Rupert!

Look who just joined the Good Acres crew?! Rupert, a feisty 6-months young black potbelly pig has joined our other two pig boys Otto and Charlie. Rupert was previously a house pet with a large yard and some dog and chicken friends. He hasn’t been around other pigs but will no doubt eventually enjoy their company while snoozing and rooting

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THE ELUSIVE 8 – PART 2 – MEET SCOOTER

With stripes as elegant as could be and captivating green eyes, Scooter is a particularly handsome member of our team of Elusive 8 felines. Whenever a dog gets petted, he will push himself in between the petting hand and the canine as if to say: “Whoa, wait a minute! This fur stroking activity here should be all mine!”. Scooter will

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First Evening Event 2018 – was a great kickoff

Saturday evening around 7 pm, guests started to gather at the sanctuary for our first evening event of the season, a vegan potluck. In attendance were several wonderful people who chose to join us to experience vegan food for the first time. They all reported having thoroughly enjoyed the delicious main courses and desserts along with excellent conversation with new

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Cows like Christmas too

After much work all summer, one of our new little barns was ready for Bridgette and her ‘little’ boy Lucky to move in. Fortunately, this happened right before a major cold front moved in and brought actual winter temperatures to Kentucky. So far both cows had occupied the north side of the horse barn where they also had good shelter

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