All posts by Wendy Matthews

New Jersey Farm Update Right now all the members of The Daily Squeal are living it up at our family farm and eagerly awaiting our move to our new location in Colts Neck, NJ. Our Daily Squeal gang has a wonderful fan club of super-funny, talented, and sweet folks. It will be incredible when everyone … Read More

Caring for The Daily Squeal gang is a full-time job and we’re lucky to have a team of compassionate, skilled, hardworking Farm Sanctuary caregivers on our team. Jill Tedeschi is one of those amazing caregivers. As shelter manager of the New Jersey farm, she ensures that Anna, Maybelle and their friends all stay happy, safe, … Read More

It’s summertime! What kid doesn’t love the idea of a new playground in their backyard? The Daily Squeal friends are no exception. Goats and sheep alike are LOVING their new playground and we are having so much fun watching them jump and climb about. Huge thanks to Paulson Brothers Construction in Colts Neck for building … Read More

Farmer Bobby Laurino is hard at work growing a feast of food and a bounty of beautiful flowers at our New Jersey farm. Chefs Gail Doherty and Tiffany Betts of Good Karma Café, one of our favorite plant-based restaurants, shared some recipe ideas to put some of it together in the yummiest of ways. We … Read More

It all started innocently enough. You just went to the store for tractor parts when suddenly you are confronted by a crate of baby ducklings for sale. Oh my! They are terribly cute, fairly inexpensive and the salesperson is quite convincing on how easy it will be to care for them. Surely your child would … Read More

Cows and goats are incredibly patient, loving, and nurturing mothers and both share deep emotional bonds with their young. At Farm Sanctuary, animals live out their full lives and are given the opportunity to grow old with their family and friends. Visitors and staff get to see them through the years and get to know … Read More

Our beloved pig sisters Anna and Maybelle aren’t the only inseparable siblings in the Squeal family. Sheep brothers, Nate and Bob, and goat twins, Hope and Dana, also show us that special sibling bond every day. Nate and Bob Sweet sheep brothers, Nate and Bob, were being raised by backyard butchers to meet demand for … Read More

With the Easter holiday upon us, there will be many who adopt bunnies and chicks only to find they aren’t up to the task of caring for them properly. While some of these animals will get lucky and become great companions with people who have the knowledge, resources, and facilities needed to care for them … Read More