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Social Media Coordinator

Organization: Animal Place is a nonprofit sanctuary for farmed animals and an education/advocacy organization. It operates three shelters in northern California. Its headquarters is located on 600-acres in Grass Valley, (60 miles north of Sacramento). This position will be working out of the Grass Valley site. Position Objectives: To expand and maintain a thriving social […]

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Full-time Animal Caregiver, Live-In

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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1,000 Hens Get Out of Dodge

1,000 hens saved from an Iowa egg farm, FLYING home!

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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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Sanctuary Closed to Public Due to COVID-19

Due to the increasing concerns surrounding COVID-19, Animal Place has closed the sanctuary to the public as a precautionary measure. This includes visitors at our guest house and visitors for tours and events. The health and safety of our staff and the general public are of the utmost importance. We are monitoring the situation closely […]

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Meat Out Event Cancelled

We are so disappointed to announce the cancelation of our Meat Out event March 21st. The reason for our decision is due to our concerns regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and public health safety. Several cases have been diagnosed in the county neighboring ours, and we feel it is in the public’s best interest to cancel this […]

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