A year ago today in a blizzard Beatrice came to live at the sanctuary from Harper’s Ferry, WV where she was found wandering the neighborhood by some caring residents. We were being looked after as 4 wheel drive vehicles couldn’t make it up the hill yet somehow our minivan with all season tires made […]Read More Happy Anniversary Beatrice!
There are quite a few new faces around Peaceful Fields recently! Five new residents have arrived to call the sanctuary home. Some annual visitors have also made their appearance as well. Let’s dive right in to get you caught up! Three pygmy goats recently came from the Richmond area to call PFS home. Paula, Walter […]Read More New Faces and New Emergencies
First, we have to thank God we never lost power during this historic blizzard! Power can mean the difference between life and death in rural areas such as Peaceful Fields Sanctuary’s location. For outdoor animals, power means water to drink and a place to warm themselves. For people who lovingly care for animals it means […]Read More High Heat
“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet.” Those words were spoken by Juliet in a tale by Shakespeare. What’s in a name? In the case of Beauty, it is compassion… Back in November you’ll remember after the rescue of Beauty we issued a special […]Read More What’s In A Name?
The new year has already started off well at Peaceful Fields Sanctuary! Winter preparation continued with making some new chicken water heaters. Installing a light fixture into a re-purposed food tin creates enough heat safely to keep the chicken water containers ice free. Reusing existing items you have or can pick up second hand is […]Read More New Year kicks off at PFS
What a year 2015 has been! Together with your help, we’ve rescued six goats and close to two dozen chickens this past year, providing them with a forever home free from exploitation. We have tabled at Richmond Vegfest, DC Vegfest and the National Animal Rights Conference to share the mission of the sanctuary. We’ve implemented […]Read More PFS, second year reflection
You now have two more ways to connect and interact with the residents at PFS! Follow us on Instagram as well as Twitter. Now you have four ways to keep up to date on events, rescues and sanctuary life!Read More More ways to connect with PFS!
Due to the holiday, we’ve adjusted our January monthly public volunteer day to the 9th. Come out from 12PM to 4PM! Winter is here and there is so much to do to maintain a warm and comfortable environment for the animals! Please come out and help us keep them happy and cozy as winter sets […]Read More January Public Volunteer Day
The Holiday Season is upon us! If you have any animal lovers on your holiday shopping list, why not sponsor a rescued animal in their honor? We would be happy to sent them a color photo of the sponsored animal and tell a little about them; how they were rescued and what kind of life […]Read More Sponsorships Make Great Gifts!
Our next monthly public volunteer day is approaching so be sure to mark your calendar for November 7th! Lend a hand with animal care and winter preparations from 9AM to 1PM. Dress for the weather and being outside. (Jeans, boots, etc.) Meet all of the residents at the sanctuary, learn of our mission and make […]Read More Volunteer day November 7th