By Natalie / December 1, 2022 / Comments Off on LITTLE EDDIE’S STORY

  Eddie was born on a cattle breeding property in September 2022. The farmer found him the next morning laying at the bottom of a hill in a puddle of water.  They noticed Eddie has broken skin at the top of his tail and was showing signs that he may…

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By Natalie / October 19, 2022 / Comments Off on JUNIOR’S STORY

My name is Junior. Up until I was 6 years old I didn’t have a name. It was only when I was sold for $200 and went to a new home that they gave me a name. When my new “owners” went to pick me up, they found I was…

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By Natalie / September 20, 2022 / Comments Off on OCTOBER OPEN DAY

You’d be bonkers to miss our Open Day at the sanctuary on October 2! Bring your family, friends, kids, grandparents, vegans, non-vegans….all are welcome and it WILL BE A GREAT DAY! Tickets are only $10 for general admission and $5 to go on one of the hourly run guided tours. …

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Chicky Needs Life Saving Surgery

By Natalie / August 6, 2022 / Comments Off on Chicky Needs Life Saving Surgery

**UPDATE** Sadly, our little Chicky Minaj was not able to wake up from her surgery.  She fought so hard, the surgery was successfully, however, she was just too tired and was not able to awaken after being anesthetised.   We thank everyone for their thoughts and words of kindness about Chicky’s…

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Help Jonny get back on his feet

By Natalie / July 2, 2022 / Comments Off on Help Jonny get back on his feet

HELP US RAISE $10,000 TO GET JONNY BACK ON HIS FEET!   On 30 June 2022 we were alerted to the Jonny’s predicament. We were told there was a pony who urgently needed our assistance, however, we were unaware what lead to his living situation and condition but believed those…

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Meet Gloria

By Natalie / April 1, 2022 / Comments Off on Meet Gloria

UPDATE ON GLORIA: It is now eight weeks since Gloria’s surgery and she has finally had all the metal removed from her body.  She is walking well on her two strong, straight legs and can now begin to start her new life outside with the other Cranky residents.  We will…

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Join the Cranky Club

By Natalie / February 21, 2022 / Comments Off on Join the Cranky Club

If you’ve not already done so subscribe to the Cranky Club Newsletter using the subscription bar at the bottom of the page. What you can expect in the newsletter: The latest Cranky’s FARM news Details of upcoming Cranky’s FARM events Read about the featured Cranky’s FARM resident in the Resident…

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Surprise Arrivals!!!

By Natalie / February 12, 2022 / Comments Off on Surprise Arrivals!!!

LUCKY Lucky was born on the 16th of February 2021.  His mum Trixie was showing for a few weeks so we knew he was on the way.  We decided to name this little bundle Lucky after his father.  Lucky Snr is a little but very determined Dexter bull who lived…

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By Natalie / February 1, 2022 / Comments Off on !!!ROOSTERS!!!

Roosters are wonderful beings.  They strut, they crow and they make fabulous companions.  Unfortunately, so many of them find themselves living in suburbia where, sadly, they are not welcomed by councils and some neighbours! Every day we are asked to either provide a home or find a home for a…

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Register To Become A Cranky Volunteer

By Natalie / January 12, 2022 / Comments Off on Register To Become A Cranky Volunteer

The time has finally come where we need help to make sure all the Cranky residents are perfectly cared for! We have decided to offer volunteer positions  in the following four teams: Admin – tasks may include book-keeping, social media, organising events and fundraising, etc. Buidling/Maintenance – tasks may include…

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