Charlie isn’t your average size cow; he’s huge! He’s a gentle giant now but that’s not the way he was when we found him. It was a cold day on February 8th, 2011 and he was week-old calf found wandering down a country road all alone where he had escaped form a dairy farm. Had he […]
Category: Meet Our Animals
All of our animal family will live out their natural lives here at the Sanctuary where they will be cherished and cared for.
Tilley & Turkeys
A short time ago we lost a Cedar Row resident with a dual personality. Tilley was affectionate in the winter when she needed you for your body heat and a little bit standoffish in summer unless she wanted food. She was a turkey of many faces and we certainly miss having her around. People often […]
Truffles, a sweet pig who was almost starved to death, is now living in peace at Cedar Row Farm Sanctuary. Photo credit: Temara Brown
Throw back Thursday… It was a year ago today that Cromwell joined our family at Cedar Row Farm Sanctuary, after falling off a truck on the very busy 401.
Ellie Having Lunch
How to have lamb for lunch? Open the fridge door. 🙂 Ellie, looking for goodies at Cedar Row Farm Sanctuary.
Charlotte started off as a weak, sick piglet. She was the runt of a litter and wasn’t doing well. The farmer’s daughter took Charlotte in and cared for her for the first 8 wks, and then she contacted us. Charlotte came to Cedar Row on June 15th and with continued attention and love she grew […]
Compassion for All
Charlie the Steer enjoying a strawberry at Cedar Row Farm Sanctuary. Charlie was found running on an extremely cold day just over 2 years ago. He is one of the lucky few that has the pleasure of tasting treats like strawberries. This is what happens to veal calves not so lucky. Go Vegan Where do […]
Cock- A- Doodle- Doo x 2
Cedar Row Farm Sanctuary welcomed 2 new roosters on the weekend. We also found homes for 4 more roosters that were going to be euthanized if we couldn’t place them. These 2 beautiful boys will be hanging out with 6 other roosters, and numerous hens.
Trouble’s In Trouble
Cedar Row was asked to take Trouble, another turkey who survived a gassing at an industrial hatchery in London, Ontario. Living with a wonderful family for 2 months, it was time for Trouble to move on. Unfortunately, before he moved from the house to the farm, he tried to jump up on to a counter […]
Plucky and Dark Wing
This video was featured on the Toronto Star website along with an article on November 30th. The caption reads: Turkeys Plucky and Dark Wing will spend their first Christmas holiday at Cedar Row Farm Sanctuary near Stratford, Ont., spared from the “pluck, baste and roast” ritual that befalls millions of turkeys each year. You can […]