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How Animal Farming Hurts Free-Living Animals

Learn how farming of animals leads to excruciating deaths for dogs, coyotes, and other free-living animals.

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Run for the Chickens!

Date: Saturday, October 13th, 2018 Location: Animal Place 17314 McCourtney Road, Grass Valley, CA Registration Fee: $35 Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm (includes time to visit the animals) REGISTER NOW Runners, walkers, chicken lovers unite and join Animal Place for a 5K fun run where you can sprint, jog, or stroll past the cows, […]

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Important Announcement on Rescue Ranch Program

From our executive director Kim Sturla An Important Announcement Regarding our Rescue and Adoption Program It is with mixed feelings that I announce a temporary closure of our Rescue Ranch program, as we raise much-needed funds and seek property to continue our large-scale rescue and adoption program. You are a vital part of this transition; […]

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3 Reasons to go vegan for Mother’s Day

3 Reasons to Go Vegan for Mother’s Day Marji Beach, Education Director   “From the bosom of a devastated Earth a voice goes up with Our own. It says: “Disarm! Disarm! The sword of murder is not the balance of justice.” Blood does not wipe out dishonor, Nor violence indicate possession.” – Julia Ward Howe, […]

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See this goat’s incredible transformation

Meet the goat mauled by dogs and see his incredible transformation.

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Neglected Pig Saves 360 Lives

Learn how a neglected piglet saved the lives of 360 other animals!

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EMERGENCY Rescue of Calves

Help seven critically ill calves saved from another rescue survive!

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Blind Cow and Her Miniature Friend Rescued

Blind cow and her miniature best friend saved from slaughter in the nick of time!

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Chicken Adoption Booklet

Have you ever wondered what it takes to properly care for chickens? As the only organization in the nation that regularly rescues thousands of chickens each year, we put together a Chicken Adoption and Care booklet and are making it free to download. Just fill out the form below.

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The Emotional Socialization of 4H and FFA Kids

The 4-H Youth Livestock Program and the FFA Supervised Agricultural Experience are apprenticeship programs where youth purchase young animals, care for them for a period of time, and then sell them at auction for slaughter. The emotional weight of such work is particularly demanding for young people who often have not yet internalized the justifications around animal use within American culture.

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