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A Humane Holiday

Adam M. Roberts | Posted 12.23.2016 | Green
Adam M. Roberts

For me, as for so many others, the best part of this holiday season is time with family and the spirit of giving. I would be lying if I said I didn't ...

These Turkeys Might Change The Way You Feel About Thanksgiving

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 11.22.2014 | Green

These turkeys are living it up this Thanksgiving, safe and happy on farm animal sanctuaries. Farm sanctuaries take in all kinds of farm animals, typic...

The Gentle Barn: Creating a Sanctuary Where Animals Heal and Children Find Hope

BJ Gallagher | Posted 12.06.2014 | Impact
BJ Gallagher

It was a beautiful, sunny, breezy Sunday in Los Angeles when my son Michael and I drove north into the foothills to spend some time at the Gentle Barn.

Esther The Wonder Pig Is A 500-Pound House Pet, And So Much More

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 05.22.2014 | Green

Derek Walter and Steve Jenkins used to have fairly ordinary lives before a 530-pound pig named Esther moved into their house. Walter is a real esta...

Arin Greenwood

If You Were A Farm Animal, This Would Be Paradise | Arin Greenwood | Posted 10.28.2013 | Green

This isn't what people usually mean when they say they've got a chicken heating up in the kitchen. Harrison the chicken sits on a padded cushion on...

Piglet Escapes Slaughterhouse, Finds Way To Sanctuary

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.26.2013 | Green

Internet, meet Yoda, a Canadian piglet with plucky determination and a bit of luck. Less than a week ago, Yoda was hitching a ride aboard a truck b...

Saving Animals From Your Plate

Daniel Klein | Posted 03.18.2012 | Home
Daniel Klein

We've made films about hunting pigs and squirrels, about fishing for trout and diving for sea urchin, and we've seen the farming of many different types of animals for food. This episode is about NOT eating meat.

What It's Like to Run an Animal Sanctuary

Kathy Stevens | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kathy Stevens

Last Tuesday, I hopped three planes, picked up a rental car and drove several hours to meet a woman whose farm in a remote part of the Midwest is in trouble.