By Natalie / November 3, 2023 / Comments Off on JAZZ NEEDS A SHELTER

  Thanks to community support we have committed to giving Jazz a forever home at Cranky’s FARM. Jazz has lived a hard life, ultimately resulting in her loosing one of her eyes and suffering reduced body condition. Our aim is to give Jazz the best life we possibly can. We…

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By Natalie / June 22, 2023 / Comments Off on LORENZO – THE SADDEST DONKEY

    On Sunday, 20 June 2023 we were asked to take a senior donkey who was suffering from laminitis. His person was moving overseas and couldn’t care for him any longer. Of course we agreed and went to pick him up. Lorenzo was very scared to get on the…

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Summer’s Fight For Life

By Natalie / March 12, 2023 / Comments Off on Summer’s Fight For Life

    Below is the story of how Summer came to be in our care, what has happened to her since, where she is at now and what we need to do to help her fight for her life. Summer’s story is sad and all too common. How non-human animals…

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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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