Fiona

Fiona’s story Fiona was liberated from a dairy farm at four years old. She was not producing enough milk for the farm to consider her profitable, and therefore was going to be sent to slaughter. She had recently given birth to a son who was also going to be sent to slaughter because male calves…

Forrest

Forrest’s story Forrest was born a bull calf on a dairy farm in July 2021. Male calves are seen as waste products in the dairy industry because they do not produce milk for human consumption. They are either killed immediately or sent to veal operations and killed after a few months. Forrest made his way…

Charlotte

Charlotte’s story Charlotte was liberated from a dairy farm in September 2021 when she was 10-years-old and six months pregnant. We received a plea from the farm expressing that they were looking for a safe landing for an elderly pregnant mother instead of sending to slaughter with her unborn baby in her womb, and we…

Donald Duck

Donald Duck’s story Donald Duck arrived at Uncle Neil’s Home in August of 2020 with his five other brothers and sisters. We received a plea for help from individuals who found six ducklings in bad shape in the middle of the road, so they took them in and placed them in a cardboard box where…

Mighty Duck

Mighty Duck’s story Mighty Duck arrived at Uncle Neil’s Home in August of 2020 with her five other brothers and sisters. We received a plea for help from individuals who found six ducklings in bad shape in the middle of the road, so they took them in and placed them in a cardboard box where…

Lucky Duck

Lucky Duck’s story Lucky arrived at Uncle Neil’s Home in August of 2020 with her five other brothers and sisters. We received a plea for help from individuals who found six ducklings in bad shape in the middle of the road, so they took them in and placed them in a cardboard box where the…

Gus

Gus’s story Gus, along with his brother Gerald, arrived at UNH on May 15, 2021 after concerned citizens saw that they were being given away for free on Craigslist. We knew that there was a major risk that Gus and Gerald could end up in the wrong hands, so we coordinated their release and transport,…

Buttercup

Buttercup’s story Buttercup was rescued from a dairy farm that was closing in York, PA on July 6, 2021. She was 1 of 4 calves who was left behind at the farm, and sadly, her mother was already sold and sent to slaughter. We knew that if we did not take her in, she would…

Rosie

Rosie’s story Rosie was liberated from a live market in Queens, NY during Kaporos in September of 2020. Kaporos is a religious ritual that takes place annually during Yom Kippur in which practitioners use chickens “as Kaporos” to abolish their sins. They do so by swinging birds by their wings around their heads, saying a…

Willie

Willie’s story Willie was liberated from a live market in Queens, NY during Kaporos in September of 2020. Kaporos is a religious ritual that takes place annually during Yom Kippur in which practitioners use chickens “as Kaporos” to abolish their sins. They do so by swinging birds by their wings around their heads, saying a…

Hildy

Hildy’s story Hildy the rooster came to us after concerned citizens found him wandering alone at night in a park in New York. They knew that if they left him alone outside, he may not make it overnight, so they caught him and reached out to us to see if we could offer him a…

Stephen

Stephen’s story Stephen was liberated from a live market in Queens, NY during Kaporos in September of 2020. Kaporos is a religious ritual that takes place annually during Yom Kippur in which practitioners use chickens “as Kaporos” to abolish their sins. They do so by swinging birds by their wings around their heads, saying a…

Red

Red’s story Red was liberated from a live market in Queens, NY during Kaporos in September of 2020. Kaporos is a religious ritual that takes place annually during Yom Kippur in which practitioners use chickens “as Kaporos” to abolish their sins. They do so by swinging birds by their wings around their heads, saying a…

Disco Duck

Disco Ducks’s story Disco Duck arrived at Uncle Neil’s Home in August of 2020 with her five other brothers and sisters. We received a plea for help from individuals who found six ducklings in bad shape in the middle of the road, so they took them in and placed them in a cardboard box where…

Daffy Duck

Daffy Ducks’s story Daffy Duck arrived at Uncle Neil’s Home in August of 2020 with her five other brothers and sisters. We received a plea for help from individuals who found six ducklings in bad shape in the middle of the road, so they took them in and placed them in a cardboard box where…

Darkwing Duck

Darkwing Duck’s story Darkwing Duck arrived at Uncle Neil’s Home in August of 2020 with his five other brothers and sisters. We received a plea for help from individuals who found six ducklings in bad shape in the middle of the road, so they took them in and placed them in a cardboard box where…

Cora

Cora’s story Cora was liberated from a live market in Queens, NY during Kaporos in September of 2020. Kaporos is a religious ritual that takes place annually during Yom Kippur in which practitioners use chickens “as Kaporos” to abolish their sins. They do so by swinging birds by their wings around their heads, saying a…

Chippy

Chippy’s story Chippy was liberated from a live market in Queens, NY during Kaporos in September of 2020. Kaporos is a religious ritual that takes place annually during Yom Kippur in which practitioners use chickens “as Kaporos” to abolish their sins. They do so by swinging birds by their wings around their heads, saying a…

Gerald

Gerald’s story Gerald, along with his brother Gus, arrived at UNH on May 15, 2021 after concerned citizens saw that they were being given away for free on Craigslist. We knew that there was a major risk that Gus and Gerald could end up in the wrong hands, so we coordinated their release and transport,…