Tag Archives: love

Happy Birthday Otto!

Has it really been 2 years?! In the morning hours of July 5 two years ago the runaway pig of Lexington was finally caught in a humane trap to be delivered to Good Acres Sanctuaries. What animal control couldn’t accomplish, a caring private Lexingtonian and her mother could. Armed with a humane trap from Tractor Supply, lots of food, and

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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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Little Blind Pearl is Here!

This afternoon a red trailer pulled through the farm gates of the sanctuary carrying very special cargo. A beautiful 5-month-old, white donkey named Little Pearl. Pearl was born blind and didn’t have a way to safely live on a farm where she could not be adequately protected from potential attacks by predators. For this reason, the kind owners of the

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Meet Lucy

Let us introduce you to Lucy, the perhaps sweetest little dog ever. Lucy came to us after having been caught as a stray and subsequently moved from one shelter to another. When we first met her at the Humane Society in Lexington, she was thin, sicklish, and beyond frightened. The staff at the shelter tried to care for her to

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