Alice and Edith

Alice and Edith

Alice and EdithWe have new ducks, as Alice and Edith have come to live here at our rescue. A predator took one of their flock mates and, a few days later, took another. Fearing for the safety of these two girls, their owner asked us to take them.

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Are You Alright?

Are You Alright?

I dropped a bag on the floor, when I bent down to pick it up a sweet little Macaw voice asked “are you alright?” It was our very smart Scarlet Macaw, Macushi, asking the question. Macushi is one of the more challenging birds at the rescue. She does things on her terms.

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Our Smallest Goat, Spike

Our Smallest Goat, Spike

Each morning when I feed the ducks in the front Barnyard I am greeted by our smallest goat, Spike. He has been with us for three months and is an estimated six months old. Although his girth has increased, he has not seemed to grow height-wise.

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Preparing for release.

Remember the Sandhill Crane Juvenile

You may remember the Sandhill Crane juvenile we rescued a couple weeks ago. She got her wing caught under a gate and was wedged between the gate and the fence on her back. We do not know how long she laid like that, but my guess is it was awhile. She had bruised her wings.

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R.I.P. Our Beautiful Crested Pekin Duck, Cotton

Our Beautiful Crested Pekin Duck, Cotton

I am deeply saddened to report the loss of our beautiful Crested Pekin Duck, Cotton. He was killed by a predator as he laid beside the fence. I do not believe it was a wildlife predator, as they usually wreak havoc causing much more loss of life.

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