Diego

Diego is our one and only rooster.  Despite being on 60 acres, the sanctuary is only allowed to home one rooster due to council laws. Diego was born with a defect which rendered him incapable of standing on his legs.  Both his legs would splay outwards when he would try to stand and walk.  With…

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The Cranky Ducks

There are three ducks that call Cranky’s FARM home, Frank, Guy (who is a girl) and Storm. These three were rescued in October 2021, from unsatisfactory conditions when there were only a few weeks old. They were found living in a tiny enclosure with no access to water in the middle of summer. They are…

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Chicky Minaj

RIP Little Chicky. Our sweet little girl passed away in August 2022 after undergoing major surgery to remove a large mass from her abdomen. Unfortunately, although she made it through surgery she never regained consciousness. This broke our hearts. PLEASE READ ON SO CHICKY’S PASSING WAS NOT COMPLETELY IN VAIN: Unfortunately, what happened to Chicky…

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Jonny

My name is Jonny. Not that much is known about my past but at best guess I was born in 2012 and I am a miniature pony.   Unfortunately, what has lead me to now call Cranky’s FARM home is not a happy tale but I am hoping that with the lots of love and attention…

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Missy

My name is Missy and I am a very friendly goat. I originally was saved by an elderly couple who hand-raised me but as I grew older and more boisterous they had to send me to live with another family. There I was loved and cared for and I really loved hanging out with their…

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Peggy

My name is Peggy.  I was born in October 2020 and I am a Brahman heifer. Sadly, my life started on a feedlot where my mother was being fattened before being sold. I was taken and hand raised but had an accident at 6 weeks old and my leg was broken. My injuries were treated…

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Sweet Pea

My name is Sweet Pea and I’m a currently a tiny, little pig. I was bred and my destiny was to be advertised and sold as ‘Spit Meat’ at between 3-6 months old. As  it turns out though I was, instead, saved by Cranky’s FARM! I was born on the 26th of June 2021.  When…

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Rayne

My name is Rayne. I am a Bradford, which is a cross between a Hereford and a Brahman. The people at Cranky’s FARM weren’t expecting me, but I surprised them by arriving late at night on the 11th of January 2021. Apparently my mum, Fiona, was pregnant with me when she arrived at Cranky’s FARM…

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Lopez

My name is Lopez.  I’m 24 years old and came to live at Cranky’s FARM in December 2020. In my previous life I competed in trots racing.  I was then retired and,due to my lovely, docile nature, I was purchased and used to teach several young people how to ride. In December 2020 I was…

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Spring

My name is Spring (aka Spring-a-ling)! I was born at Cranky’s FARM on 24 November 2020. Sadly, my mum Coco didn’t really take to me and I was left to fend for myself. When I was born I was very tiny and underdeveloped.  I had very contracted tendons in my legs and walking was very…

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Nicholls

My name is Nicholls and I was born at Cranky’s FARM on 24 November 2020. I will be living the rest of my  life here at Cranky’s with my mum (Coco), big brother (Pops), little sister (Spring) and all the rest of the Cranky family. If you would like to help take care of me…

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Coco

My name is  Coco and I’m mum to Pops. 🙂 I was abandoned on a property and was threatened with being shot because I was annoying the neighbours. Thankfully, even though leaving my home was a bit scary, I am now safe at Cranky’s FARM with my baby, Pops. We are excited that we will…

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