Author Archives: Claire C

Donor Spotlight: Tony Kanal

You may know Tony Kanal as the bassist from No Doubt and DREAMCAR. Did you know he is an animal activist, Animal Place donor, and has been vegan for 8 years!? Stevie Walsh, Membership Coordinator interviewed Tony about music, travel, and veganism.  You began playing bass guitar in high school and joined No Doubt at […]

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Full-time Animal Caregiver

Immediate Supervisor: Animal Care Director Position: The Animal Caregiver assists in the care of the 350+ animals (pigs, chickens, cows, turkeys, sheep, goats, rabbits, Donkeys) living at the sanctuary under supervision of the Animal Care Director. Animal Caregivers are responsible for the cleaning, feeding, and medical care of the animals.  See below for specific responsibilities and duties. Responsibilities: […]

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From Farm to Freedom

From farm to freedom Three lucky turkeys are safe…and you can help name them! For three 5-week-old turkeys, life is looking up. Once confined in a shed with thousands, they are now safe at Animal Place thanks to a Good Samaritan.  They bear the scars of their experience, though. Instead of hatched beneath their mother’s […]

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Try Vegan Booklet

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Want to learn more about going vegan? Already vegan, and hoping to encourage others to go vegan? This vegan booklet is the perfect resource! It covers mistreatment of animals, environmental impact, and the effect of animal products on human health. Fill out the form below and we will send you an email to download the […]

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Arctic Fox Donation Will Help Fund Rescue and Adoption Center

Earlier this year, vegan hair dye company Arctic Fox donated their February online sales to non-profits, including Animal Place. A big THANK YOU to Arctic Fox for supporting our life-saving work, and making the world a better place for farmed animals.  Arctic Fox’s generous gift goes towards preparing our Rescue & Adoption Center in Petaluma […]

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Demand an End to Live Markets in the United States

Urge the USDA to end live animal markets Stop pandemics where they start. Live animal markets place the public in grave danger, and result in immense cruelty to animals. Most infectious diseases can be traced back to animals, including COVID-19. The original reservoir for SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for causing COVID-19, is likely bat in […]

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Covid-19 and Animal Farming

Animal Place has long warned the public about the dangers related to animal farming. It causes harm to nonhuman animals, our planet, and our health. We are now in the midst of a global pandemic caused by COVID-19 (Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2). We are seeing the catastrophic results that animal farming can have on our planet and […]

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From the Director: An Update

Times are uncertain, but one thing is for sure – the animals at Animal Place continue to receive the best care possible. Please watch this important update from Executive Director Kim Sturla.  Want to help Peaches and her friends? Help raise $40,000 to cover animal care expenses for the next two months. Donate here.

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Day in the Life of a Sanctuary Goat

Follow elder goat Jeffrey as he guides you through his day!  My feathered friends down the street are starting to crow at the top of their lungs! In an hour our human caregivers will start to get us fed in the timely fashion we demand…I mean, nicely request. Our loud neighbors, the pigs, will scream […]

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Covid-19

I hope you practice social distancing and stay safe, during this Covid-19 pandemic.  Please know that the animals here continue to receive top-notch care from our dedicated caregivers. No animal goes without food, clean water, or fresh bedding at the sanctuary. You make that possible. We continue to monitor the pandemic and its impact on […]

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