Author Archives: Animal Place

Stop the Cruelty at the Rowell Ranch Rodeo

Sign the petition today to put an end to the wild cow milking and mutton busting events at the Rowell Ranch Rodeo in Castro Valley, California.

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Give mom the gift of compassion she deserves

Who better to symbolize the strength, determination, and bravery of motherhood than Rita the pig? In 2015, she leapt from a transport truck barreling down a highway in downtown Sacramento. Witnesses called animal control, who rounded up the pig. A few days later, she gave birth to 14 piglets at the shelter and 9 survived. […]

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Rita Thank You

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Thank you for your donation toward the care of Rita and her (still growing) teenage piglets! You will receive an email thank you soon!

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#22,681, Her Name Is

Meet Wanda and 999 of her sisters and help them thrive at our rescue and adoption center!

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Wanda Thanks You

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Thank you so much for your generous gift toward the care of Wanda and 999 of her closest friends! We will send you a personalized tax-receipt and thank you letter soon! With compassion, Marji Beach Education Director

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Meet the Bull Who Broke Into the Sanctuary

Meet Davey, the bull who saved himself from slaughter and broke into the sanctuary!

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Meat-Out 2017

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Registration is encouraged so we know how much food to have, but not required. Click here or the image to register!  

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Urge Sacramento SPCA to take animals off the menu

Urge the Sacramento SPCA to re-adopt an animal friendly menu policy for their shelter events. The Sacramento SPCA is the first shelter in the nation to reverse its board-approved and community supported meat-free menu policy. Sign and share our petition!

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Meet Alysoun, saved from slaughter

Many of the animals who trot through our barnyard doors are victims of small, family farms. When Alysoun’s mom abandoned her at a small pasture-based farm raising pigs for slaughter, the farmer decided it was not worth their time or money to save her. The rancher abandoned the piglet, leaving her to die. Another employee […]

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Valentine’s Day Retreat

Kiss the cows and spend Valentine’s Day weekend with Shelby (and maybe your partner) at Animal Place’s Guest House.

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