Ozzie

Ozzie

Status: Adopted! Age: unknown Breed: Potbelly Pig Gender: Female Color: Black Adoption Fee: $50 Sponsor Fee: $35/month About Ozzie September 7, 2016:  Ozzie along with Yamka and Cocoa have been pinched and realize that their new home and cottage is not a dream!  Or...
Cocoa

Cocoa

Status: Adopted! Age: unknown Breed: Potbelly Pig Gender: Female Color: Grey with Black spots Adoption Fee: $50 Sponsor Fee: $35/month About Cocoa September 7, 2016:  Cocoa along with Yamka and Ozzie have been pinched and realize that their new home and cottage is not...
Ama La Vita

Ama La Vita

Status: At Sanctuary Year Born: 1997 Breed: Thoroughbred Gender: Mare Color: Chestnut Height: 15.2h Adoption Fee: $300 Sponsor Fee: $50/month Ready to Adopt? About Ama La Vita Ridable:  Ama La Vita came in with Bella Rosa from a situation of neglect.  This beautiful...
Buddy

Buddy

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 1996 Breed: Standardbred Gender: Gelding Color: Bay Height: 15.3h Adoption Fee: $250 Sponsor Fee: $50/month Ready to Adopt? About Buddy September 3, 2016: We’re happy to announce Buddy, retired Amish horse, has been adopted by Julie!...
Chip

Chip

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 2014 Breed: QH Gender: Gelding Color: Bay Height: growing Adoption Fee: $500 Sponsor Fee: $50/month About Chip August 28, 2016:  Chip traveled the 3-hour trip to his new home.  We could not be happier for Chip and his adoptive family. ...
Celeste

Celeste

  Status: In Foster Care Year Born: 1991 Breed: Mini Gender: Mare Color: Brown/White Height: mini Adoption Fee: $100 Sponsor Fee: $50/month Ready to Adopt? About Celeste Mahoning County responders arrived at a working fire of a residence. Once the fire was under...
Princeton

Princeton

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 1996 Breed: Standardbred Gender: Gelding Color: Dark Bay Height:  16 Adoption Fee: $350 Sponsor Fee: $50/month About Princeton August 10, 2016: Princeton has been adopted by long time foster mom, Nanette! He is truly living a life of...
Pandy

Pandy

Petunia sadly has passed away. She crossed the rainbow bridge to meet her best friend, Petunia, while surrounded by love and friends.  She lived a good life at Happy Trails to the ripe old age of 14. These two adorable gals, Pandy and Petunia as well, both came form...
Harland

Harland

Status:  Adopted Age: 4 months Breed: Sheep Gender: Male Color: Beige Adoption Fee: n/a Sponsor Fee: $40/month Contact Us About Sponsorship About Harland Meet our newest little lamb, Harland! He is named in honor of Summit County Humane Officer, Tim Harland. Tim and...
Piggie Smalls

Piggie Smalls

Status: Adopted! Age: 2014 Breed: Potbelly Pig Gender: Male Color: Black Adoption Fee: $50 Sponsor Fee: $35/month About Piggie Smalls July 24, 2016: We know lots of you will be sad not to see the Notorious P.I.G. running to say “Hello!” when you enter the...
Bernie

Bernie

Status: Adopted! Age: 2014 Breed: Potbelly Pig Gender: Male Color: Black Adoption Fee: $50 Sponsor Fee: $35/month About Bernie July 23, 2016: Potbelly pigs Bernie (black) and Elsa (white and black spots) were adopted by an adoring couple! They were built their very...
Cash

Cash

Status: Adopted Age: Unknown Breed: Dorking Gender: Male Color: White/Black Adoption Fee: $10 Sponsor Fee: $20/month Ready to Adopt? About Cash Update: Cash was adopted over the summer of 2016 to a wonderful family who fell in love with him at first site....
Macario

Macario

Status: At Sanctuary Year: 1995 Breed: Standardbred Gender: Gelding Color:  Dark Bay Height: 15.2h Adopt:  $150.00 Adopt Me! In July 0f 2015, Macario was brought to Happy Trails through our Amish Retirement program. He was retired by his Amish family after a leg...
Prince William

Prince William

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 2003 Breed: Standardbred Gender: Gelding Color: Dark Bay Height: 15.2h Adoption Fee: $150 Sponsor Fee: $50/month About Prince William July 9, 2016:  Prince has met his princess of any owner.  A sweet, spry little lady came all the way from...
Cabrio

Cabrio

Status: Adopted! Age: 1998 Breed: Standardbred Gender: Gelding Color: Bay Adoption Fee: $300 Sponsor Fee: $50/month About Cabrio July 2, 2016:  Roy and Cabrio have had a long rode.  Being bounced from home to home after dedicating their lifetimes to the Amish and the...
Crown Royal

Crown Royal

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 1999 Breed: Standardbred Gender: Gelding Color: Dark Bay Height: 15.1h Adoption Fee: $150 Sponsor Fee: $50/month About Roy July 2, 2016:  Roy and Cabrio have had a long rode.  Being bounced from home to home after dedicating their lifetimes...
Kachina

Kachina

Status: Permanent Resident Year Born:  2009 Breed: Miniature Gender: Mare Color: White Adoption Fee: n/a Sponsor Fee: $50/Month Contact Us About Sponsorship About Kachina Kachina is a mini-horse who arrived at Happy Trails through our Amish Horse Retirement program at...
Queenie

Queenie

Status: Permanent Resident Age:  2005 Breed: Potbelly Gender: Female Color: Pink Adoption Fee: n/a Sponsor Fee: $35/month Contact Us About Sponsorship   About Queenie Queenie was rescued from a pet store in Northeast Ohio where she had lived much of her life in an...
Lily

Lily

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 1990 Breed: Draft Cross Gender: Mare Color:  Grey Height:  15 Adoption Fee:  $150 Sponsor Fee: $50 About Lily June 30, 2016:  Lily is one of the lucky ones.  She has been in foster for the years her case dragged on.  Recently her foster...
Suvali

Suvali

Status: Permanent Resident Year Born: 1994 Breed: Mini-Horse Gender: Mare Color: Grey Adoption Fee: n/a Sponsor Fee: $50/Month Contact Us About Sponsorship About Suvali Suvali is a mini mare. She came to Happy Trails when she was discovered as one of three stray...
Natasha

Natasha

Status:  Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Goat Gender: Female Color: White/Black/Brown Adoption Fee: n/a Sponsor Fee: $40/month About Natasha June 18, 2016:  Natasha and Odessa have hit the jackpot!  They have retired together with our founder, Annette.  This promises...
Odessa

Odessa

Status: Adopted! Age:  2006 Breed: Goat Gender: Female Color: White Adoption Fee: n/a Sponsor Fee: $40/month   About Odessa June 18, 2016:  Odessa and Natasha have hit the jackpot!  They have retired together with our founder, Annette.  This promises they will live...
About our Founder – Annette Bragg

About our Founder – Annette Bragg

Annette Bragg founded Happy Trails Farm Animal Sanctuary seventeen years ago when she asked to take ownership of Janice, an injured pot belly pig, in lieu of payment for pet-sitting. (Read the complete story) Recognizing a serious need to provide rescue, rehab and...
Stormey

Stormey

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 1998 Breed: Belgain Gender: Gelding Color: Chestnut Height: 18+ Adoption Fee: $350 Sponsor Fee: $50/month Ready to Adopt? About Stormey Light Riding: Stormey is 18 years old, 18+ hands tall, and has worked his entire life at one Amish farm....
About our Director – Laurie Jackson

About our Director – Laurie Jackson

Laurie Jackson became involved in Happy Trails when she was introduced to the founder at a foster home in 2001.  She has been a long-time supporter, volunteer, member of the rescue team, emergency foster home and most recently adoptive parent.  She served as 6-year...
Cisco

Cisco

May 22, 2016: Friends, we have some sad news to share about our friend Cisco. We have been treating him for arthritis for over two years. At nine years old and 1200 lbs, Cisco has lived a long, happy life at the sanctuary. Recently, he began having problems with...
Jake

Jake

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 1993 Breed: QH Gender: Gelding Color: Chestnut Height: 15.1h Adoption Fee: $250 Sponsor Fee: $50/month About Jake May 16, 2016:  Jake was in foster placement with the Medina ASPCA until moved to his current family along with Sonny. Sonny...
Gershwin

Gershwin

May 5, 2016: Gershwin was an endearing rooster that had been with Happy Trails for quite awhile. Before his ‘retirement’ he would go with us to events, promoting the work of Happy Trails and demonstrating just how wonderful roosters can be. Gershwin had a...
Tyee

Tyee

Status:  Adopted! Year Born:  2006 Breed:  Thoroughbred Gender:  Gelding Color:  Grey Height:  16.1 Adoption Fee: $250 Sponsor Fee: $50 About Tyee May 4, 2016: Tyee is being adopted!!! A wonderful woman came to the Sanctuary and spent about 2 hours with Tyee just...
Balboa

Balboa

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Barred Rock Gender: Male Color: Black/Grey Adoption Fee: $10 Sponsor Fee: $20/month About Balboa April 26, 2016:  Balboa was adopted to a great family and can now live his life as it was meant.  We are sooo happy for Balboa as he...
Mustang Sally

Mustang Sally

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 2001 Breed: Mustang Gender: Mare Color: Chestnut Height: 14.2h Adoption Fee: $500 Sponsor Fee: $50/month About Mustang Sally July 7, 2017:  Happy to report another foster failure as Mustang Sally has officially been adopted.  Has it been...
Balboa

Balboa

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Cock Fighting Gender: Male Color: Black/Grey Adoption Fee: $10 Sponsor Fee: $20/month About Balboa Here he is in all his glory. Who wouldn’t be proud to own this wonderful and regal bird. Balboa is ready to find a forever...
Dakota

Dakota

Status: At Sanctuary Year: 1995 Breed: Standardbred Gender: Gelding Color:  Bay Height: 15.2h Adopt:  $150.00 Adopt Me! Nearly blind, but gentle and confident, Dakota was retired to Happy Trails through the Amish retirement program.  Just 2 miles down the road from...
Dark Brahma Roosters

Dark Brahma Roosters

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Dark Brahma Gender: Male Color: Black/Grey/White Adoption Fee: $10 each Sponsor Fee: $20/month Dark Brahma Roosters March 15, 2016: These beautiful fellows were driven by our tirelessly devoted volunteer, Cindy, to a sanctuary in...
Sharon

Sharon

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Chicken Gender: Hen Color: Reddish Brown Adoption Fee: $10 Sponsor Fee: $20/month About Sharon Sharon along with two turkeys rescued from slaughter, Spero and Lizzie, were adopted to a wonderful family with an existing flock that...
Clark

Clark

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Cock Fighting Gender: Male Color: Red/Black Adoption Fee: $10 Sponsor Fee: $20/month About Clark March 15, 2016:  Clark retired to a wonderful sanctuary in the Catskills of New York with a flock of friends.  We wish him the best...
Clint

Clint

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Cock Fighting Gender: Male Color: Brown/Grey Adoption Fee: $10 Sponsor Fee: $20/month About Clint March 15, 2016:  Clint was adopted along with the dark brahmas and 3 other roosters to the Catskills of New York.  How awesome to...
Jack

Jack

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Cock Fighting Gender: Male Color: Brown/Tan Adoption Fee: $10 Sponsor Fee: $20/month About Jack March 15, 2016:  Jack and Clark, Tex and Clint all traveled to the Catskills to retire and be happy! Jack is robust, shiny guy who...
Tex

Tex

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Cock Fighting Gender: Male Color: White/Brown Adoption Fee: $10 Sponsor Fee: $20/month About Tex Tex flew the coup all the way to the Catskills of New York to be with his friends and explore a new world. Tex is a beautiful bird...
Zestos

Zestos

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Muskovy Gender: Male Color: White/Grey Adoption Fee: $10 Sponsor Fee: $20/month About Zestos March 1, 2016:  Zestos is settled in his new home.  He was even presented with another duck adopted elsewhere so he could have a...
Petunia

Petunia

February 21, 2016: Our little Petunia was found to be uncomfortable and not eating.  After a vet visit and then a trip to OSU, we made the decision to let her go while under anesthesia.  She went peacefully and we thought it was best as she had a bowel obstruction...
Celita

Celita

February 12, 2016: Celita, bestie to Cisco, was laid to rest after she was found to have had a spine injury or stroke.  Our trusty vet, Dr Alger came out to help her pass.  She will be missed as she had a kind soul and was a will-liked addition to the Happy Trails...
Wilby

Wilby

Status: At Santuary Year: Unknown Breed: Potbelly Gender: Male Color:  Grey/Black Adopt:  $50.00 Adopt Me! Wilby was ‘rescued’ by a citizen from an owner who did not care for the pig properly.  Once he was rescued, the citizen did not know what to do with Wilby and he...
Emma

Emma

Status: At Sanctuary Year: 2013 Breed: Potbelly Gender: Female Color:  Black Adopt:  $50.00 Adopt Me! Emma came to us through the humane agents of Elkhart, Indiana. She was abandoned by her owners after she started having accidents in the house. She had accidents...
Bailey

Bailey

  Status: Adopted! Year Born: 2007 Breed: QH Gender: Mare Color: Bay Height: 15.2h Adoption Fee: $500 Sponsor Fee: $50/month Ready to Adopt? About Bailey January 30, 2016:  Bailey has found her forever person. She has been taken home under a foster to adopt contract...
Mercedes

Mercedes

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 2012 Breed: QH Gender: Mare Color: Palomino Height: 15h Adoption Fee: $500 Sponsor Fee: $50/month Ready to Adopt? About Mercedes January 30, 2016:  Mercedes has been taken home on an adopt-to-foster contract along with Bailey.  If all goes...
Mona Lisa

Mona Lisa

January 24, 2016:  Mona Lisa has gone to be with her best friend Garfunkle.  She was found in a comatose state after having suffered a stroke of some sort.  We quickly called the vet to help Mona Lisa pass with ease and rest her beautiful soul. Mona Lisa was purchased...
Virtue

Virtue

  Status: Adopted! Year Born:  2004 Breed:  Appaloosa Gender:  Mare Color:  Brown Blanket Appy Height:  15 Adoption Fee: $250 Sponsor Fee: $50/month About Virtue January 23, 2016:  Virtue chose her person when a family member came to visit at Virtue’s foster...
David

David

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Goat Gender: Male Color: Black w/ White Adoption Fee: $75 Sponsor Fee: $40/month About David January 23, 2016:  Both of David’s adopters are small animal veterinarians and have years of experience, and a heart full of love...
Sueno

Sueno

January 21, 2016: Sadly, we have had to say goodbye to Sueno, our sweet and lovable little gelding friend. We tried our best with cortisone shots, and boots and chiropractic work and Reiki and medications, but Sueno had a progressively worse time with his heaves and...
Star

Star

Status: In Foster Care Year: 1996 Breed: Morgan Cross Gender: Mare Color:  Dark Bay Height: 14.3 Adopt:  $150.00 Adopt Me! Say hello to Star! Star came to us through our Amish Horse Retirement Program. She is a dark bay Morgan Cross with a white star on her forehead....
Kate

Kate

Status: In Foster Care Year: 1996 Breed: Arabian Gender: Mare Color:  Chestnut Height: 14.3h Adopt:  $150 Adopt Me! Kate currently resides in a wonderful home as a foster companion to Violet, a horse adopted by this same family.  Kate has special needs and is sore due...
Stormey

Stormey

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 1998 Breed: Belgain Gender: Gelding Color: Chestnut Height: 18+h Adoption Fee: $350 Sponsor Fee: $50/month About Stormey Stormey has found his home with his foster mom.  She just could not resist his big, teddy bear existence. ...
Elsa

Elsa

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Potbelly Gender: Female Color: White w/ Black Adoption Fee: $50 Sponsor Fee: $35/month About Elsa July 23, 2016: Potbelly pigs Bernie (black) and Elsa (white and black spots) were adopted by an adoring couple! They were built their...
Spero & Lizzie

Spero & Lizzie

  Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Turkeys Gender: Male and Female Color: Browns Adoption Fee: $20 for pair Sponsor Fee: $20/month About Spero & Lizzie Spero and Lizzie were adopted along with a little hen named Sharon to a wonderful family with an existing...
Kacey

Kacey

Status: In Foster Care Year: Unknown Breed: Sheep Gender: Male Color:  White Adopt:  $75.00 Adopt Me! Kacey shares an ‘apartment’ with his fave friends, who are named after a popular TV show (i.e. Charlotte and Miranda). He runs the pack as they wander around looking...
Charlotte

Charlotte

Status: In Foster Care Year: Unknown Breed: Sheep Gender: Female Color:  White Adopt:  $75.00 Adopt Me! Charlotte and her gals are loving life at Happy Trails. But they long for more. To find a forever home to share green pastures, pets and treats with her friends...
Carrie

Carrie

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Sheep Gender: Female Color: White Adoption Fee: $75 Sponsor Fee: $40/month About Carrie Carrie was adopted with Bernard to a wonderful family and will surely live happily ever after! Carrie is happy to be living at Happy Trails...
Ronaldo

Ronaldo

Status: In Foster Care Year: Unknown Breed: Sheep Gender: Male Color:  White Adopt:  $75.00 Adopt Me! December 15, 2015: Kyle and Ronaldo have gone their separate ways and Ronaldo now spends his days with the other three gals.  He has come to love them and a perfect...
LadyBug

LadyBug

Status: At Sanctuary Year: 2014 Breed: Potbelly Gender: Female Color:  Black Adopt:  $50 Adopt Me! Two potbelly pigs and two farm pigs were brought to Happy Trails to assist HSUS with a mass rescue of 51 farm animals from Marion County.  These guys are famous, read...
Dierks

Dierks

November 3, 2015: Dierks came to us from a cockfighting raid in Cleveland and has been a wonderful and loved resident.  Our staff and volunteers really latched on to this little guy and will always hold a special place in their hearts for...
Starra

Starra

Status: In Foster Care Year: 1998 Breed: Standardbred Gender: Mare Color:  Dark Bay Height: 16h Adopt:  $150.00 Adopt Me! A sweet, friendly gal , Starra has been an Amish buggy horse for her entire life. This mare is fat and happy and an easy keeper, and would make a...
Ralphie

Ralphie

November 24, 2015: Ralphie was a great part of our family for quite awhile.  Coming to Happy Trails as an abandoned piggie from the streets of Green he settled in the best he could at Happy Trails.  He was not able to find an adopter due to his aggression issues but...
Dwight

Dwight

November 3, 2015: Our little Dwight will be missed.  Taught to fight and treated as a commodity, it was a strange but welcomed transition form him to come to Happy Trails.  We hope he understood that not all people are bad and the love and attention and care provided...
Tropigal

Tropigal

Status: At Sanctuary Year: 2015 Breed: Farm Pig Gender: Female Color:  Red Adopt:  $75.00 Adopt Me! Two potbelly pigs and two farm pigs were brought to Happy Trails to assist HSUS with a mass rescue of 51 farm animals from Marion County.  These guys are famous, read...
Pigcasso

Pigcasso

Status: At Sanctuary Year: 2015 Breed: Farm Pig Gender: Female Color:  Black/White Adopt:  $75.00 Adopt Me! Two potbelly pigs and two farm pigs were brought to Happy Trails to assist HSUS with a mass rescue of 51 farm animals from Marion County.  These guys are...
Merle

Merle

Status: At Sanctuary Year: 2014 Breed: Potbelly Gender: Male Color:  Black Adopt:  $ 50 Adopt Me! Two potbelly pigs and two farm pigs were brought to Happy Trails to assist HSUS with a mass rescue of 51 farm animals from Marion County.  These guys are famous, read the...
Wilbur

Wilbur

Status: Adopted! Age: 2015 Breed: Potbelly Gender: Male Color: Grey/White Adoption Fee: $50 Sponsor Fee: $35/month About Wilbur January 2, 2016:  An approved adoptive family came out to visit with our pigs and Wilbur stole their hearts.  He has found a forever home...
Barney

Barney

November 17, 2015: Barney originally was born in Illinois, registered with the Illinois Trotting Association and had a short racing career. He retired into the life of an Amish horse, but unfortunately was used for not only pulling a buggy, but for hauling logs as...
Jolie

Jolie

Status: Adopted! Age: Unknown Breed: Potbelly Gender: Females Color: Pink (Jolie -left) Adoption Fee: $50 Sponsor Fee: $35 each/month  About Jolie August 19, 2015:  Our dear sweet Dulce has cross the rainbow bridge.  She brought joy to all who met her.  We are sad for...
Polaris

Polaris

Status: Foster to Adopt Year Born: 2007 Breed: Paint Gender: Mare Color: Chestnut/White Height: 15.3 Adoption Fee: $500 Sponsor Fee: $50 About Polaris November 90, 2015:  Polaris has gone to a loving home in Columbus where she will be doted over by a way-to-cute...
Pumpkin Smoothie Recipe

Pumpkin Smoothie Recipe

‘Tis the season to start your day off with an animal friendly pumpkin smoothie! 1 ripe frozen banana 1 cup vanilla soymilk ½ cup pumpkin puree 1 teaspoon cinnamon ½ teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1 tablespoon vegan brown sugar Pinch of sea salt Combine all of the...
Johnny Crawford

Johnny Crawford

October 27, 2014:  Mr. Johnny Crawford.  This guy.  We loved him even though it was hard for him to warm up to people.  He always had troubles accepting the love of us humans.  BUT, what he did love?  Living at Happy Trails free from the neglect that brought him to...
Athena

Athena

October 10, 2015:  Athena has been a wonderful resident at Happy Trails. Rescued along with 8 other horses, she came to us malnourished and depressed.  Over the last year not only did she gain weight, she gained her sassy attitude back!  More recently, Athena has...
Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

Pumpkin season is here!  Here is a great recipe for pumpkin cookies that takes minutes to throw together, is oil free and leaves room for lots of autumn additions!  These cookies are amazing as is, but have fun and get creative and add in other fruits like dried...
Hattrick & Jacqueline

Hattrick & Jacqueline

About Hattrick & Jacqueline September 16, 2015: Finally!  Hattrick and Jacqueline have found a home.  And boy did they land a good one, all while providing companionship to a goose that lost his best friend.  These two geese arrived at their new home and were...
Just Mayo

Just Mayo

Animal Friendly product alert!   Hampton Creek’s Just Mayo is now sold at the Dollar Store.  Per ounce, it is actually less expensive than Miracle Whip sold at the same store.  Now imagine that, an amazing animal friendly product that is not only healthier for...
Esperanza

Esperanza

Status: Adopted! Year Born: 2000 Breed: National Show Horse Gender: Mare Color: Chestnut/White Height: 16.0hh Adoption Fee: $500 Sponsor Fee: $50/month  About Esperanza October 10, 2015:  Esperanza has been adopted.  Taken on to help Happy Trails with training, she in...
Covington & Houdini

Covington & Houdini

Status: At Sanctuary Age: 2012 Breed: Potbelly Gender: Female/Male Color: Black Adoption Fee: $100 adopted together Sponsor Fee: $35/month About Covington & Houdini August 30. 2015:  We cannot tell you how thrilled we are to give the news that this pair has been...
Chapman

Chapman

Status: Adopted! Year Born:  1991 Breed: Standardbred Gender: Gelding Color: Bay Height: 16.1 Adoption Fee: $250 Sponsor Fee: $50  About Chapman August 30, 2015:  Chapman was adopted today!  The family came in looking for piggies, of which they adopted two.  But...
Hershey

Hershey

August 23, 2015:  Our dear Hershey.  How we all loved him.  For two years, Hershey ran up to every person he encountered and dropped straight on his side to accept his rightful belly rubs.  He was fostered by one of our animal caregivers for a time and also did a...
Earth Balance Mac & Cheese

Earth Balance Mac & Cheese

Did you know Earth Balance, who makes amazing butter substitutes, now has their own delicious Mac & Cheese?  It comes in two varieties, Vegan Cheddar Flavor and Vegan White Cheddar Flavor.  Both are soy free, dairy free, free of trans fats, and of course, 100%...
Easy Coconut Whipped Cream

Easy Coconut Whipped Cream

1 can Thai Kitchen Unsweetened Coconut Milk 1 tablespoon maple syrup After buying the whipped cream, place it upside down in the refrigerator overnight.  Open can upright, and scoop out the top half of the solidified coconut milk and place in a food processor or...
Dulce

Dulce

August 18, 2015: This past week we said good-bye to Dulce, a sweet, elderly pot belly piggy, whose age got the better of her.  Dulce lived at the sanctuary, and enjoyed quiet naps, snuggling with her best pig friend, Jolie, and special sugary treats. She was loved by...
Zagato

Zagato

August 14, 2015: Today we had to say goodbye to our sweet Zagato. When first arriving we did not think he would make it far. He was skin and bones and his old body was refusing to put on weight. Happy Trails called in our secret weapon, our wonderful foster mom, Deb....
Kale Chili Dip

Kale Chili Dip

An animal friendly diet isn’t expensive, time consuming or bland.  This recipe stands here to prove it.  And if you don’t you like eating your greens, this is a great way to get them. 1 jar of medium salsa 1 can fat free refried beans 1 can kidney beans,...
Cinnamon Roll Oatmeal

Cinnamon Roll Oatmeal

Not long ago, I thought oatmeal could only be eaten after cooked on the stove top or in the microwave.  But oatmeal is just like other packaged cereals that can be eaten right out of the box- without artificial ingredients and added sugars.  This breakfast takes just...
Asdrubal

Asdrubal

Asdrubal, one of our most feisty roosters, sadly has passed away. We will miss his little dance and his on-again off-again love of staff and supporters. Rest in peace...
Ginger Grapefruit Zinger

Ginger Grapefruit Zinger

Need a quick, caffeine-free pick me up?  With only three ingredients and a blender needed, something so delicious couldn’t be more simple.    In addition to a natural energy boost, this drink is perfect for detoxifying, improving circulation and the immune...
Juno

Juno

Status: Adoption pending Year Born: 1998 Breed: Thoroughbred Gender: Mare Color: Bay Height: 15.3 Adoption Fee: $500 Sponsor Fee: $50/month Ready to Adopt? About Juno July 21, 2015:  Juno is suitable for an advanced beginner to advanced rider.  She is flourishing in...
Ranger

Ranger

Status: In Foster Care Year Born: 1994 Breed: Appaloosa Gender: Gelding Color: Bay Height: 15.2 Adoption Fee: $150 Sponsor Fee: $50/month Ready to Adopt? About Ranger March 24, 2017:  Ranger continues to reside in his foster home and is a great companion horse for his...
Iris

Iris

Status:  Adopted! Year Born:  1990 Breed:  QH Gender:  Mare Color:  Dark Bay Height:  15.1h Adoption Fee:  $250 Sponsor Fee: $50 About Iris July 21, 2015: Iris is broke, broke, broke! Would be a great lead line horse for kids, an excellent teacher for beginners.  Iris...
Belle

Belle

  Status: Adopted! Year Born:  2013 Breed:  Morgan Gender:  Mare Color:  Dark Bay Height:  14h Adoption Fee:  $250 Sponsor Fee: $50 About Belle July 21, 2015:  Belle was taken to OSU on the 10th of this month.  Surgery for Belle would give her a new lease on...
Pumpkin

Pumpkin

Status:  Adopted! Year Born:  Unknown Breed:  Mini-Horse Gender:  Gelding Color:  Chestnut Height:  9h Adoption Fee:  $100 Sponsor Fee:  $50 About Pumpkin September 16, 2015:  Great news to report!  Lilly and Pumpkin have been adopted by their long-time foster home. ...
Lilly

Lilly

  Status: Adopted! Year Born:  Unknown Breed:  Welsh Pony Gender:  Mare Color:  White Height: 10.5h Adoption Fee:  $100 Sponsor Fee: $50 About Lilly September 16, 2015:  Great news to report!  Lilly and Pumpkin have been adopted by their long-time foster home.  It is...
Buster

Buster

Status: Adopted! Year Born:  Unknown Breed: Mini-Horse Gender: Gelding Color:  Black/White Height:  9.5h Adoption Fee:  $100 Sponsor Fee: $50 About Buster July 20, 2015:  Buster is very vocal, smart, brash, super curious, outgoing, bossy and fearless.  Rescued...
Chad

Chad

  Status: At Sanctuary Age: Unknown Breed: Rhode Island Red Gender: Male Color: Red Adoption Fee: $10 Sponsor Fee: $20/month Ready to Adopt? About Chad December 20,2015:  Chad is the last of the group.  He has nerve damage in his foot and walks with a limp.  This does...
Watermelon Sunshine Smoothie

Watermelon Sunshine Smoothie

Need to cool off on a hot summer’s day?  Here is a smoothie that will surely refresh and energize you! The watermelon in this smoothie is a perfect base, being comprised of nearly 92% water, you really do not need to add additional liquid.  And, did you know...

Mahoning Valley Vegan

Hi Annette:      ….I wanted to let you know how much our group-Mahoning Valley Vegan-enjoyed our tours this past Sunday.  Let me start with Hope.  I’d never set up a group tour before and she was a massive help from the very first phone call.  I wanted to...
Blissful Banana Smoothie

Blissful Banana Smoothie

Bananas are loaded with fiber, B vitamins and potassium.  Being inexpensive and filling, they are a great base for smoothies.  This smoothie will surely leave you feeling satisfied and free from sugar cravings.  It’s great as an on-the-go breakfast or a post workout...