About the Farm

Learn more about who we are & what drives us to rescue animals


Our Mission

  • To rescue animals from situations that are abusive, endangering and neglectful, which includes livestock auctions, animal shelters, unclaimed strays, owner surrenders in dire situations and irresponsible breeders; ​

  • To inform the public of these situations in order to put a stop to animal abuse and irresponsible breeding; 

  • To provide foster homes and/or sanctuary for these animals; 

  • To provide necessary veterinary care; 

  • To promote the importance of spaying/neutering and assist others with referrals to low cost spay/neuter programs; 

  • To place rescued animals into permanent adoptive homes; and 

  • To build and maintain a network of other rescue groups for rescued animals.

Belgian draft horse napping in the sun

Board of Directors


Allison Bowling

Co-Founder and President

Josh Pietrafeso

Co-Founder and Vice President

Melissa Sheppard, DVM

Board Member and our cherished Equine Veterinarian

Stephanie Winslow


Christina Stover

Board Member

Join the Cause

Learn more about how you can help us care for our sanctuary residents and continue to help animals in need.