Listen to the matters of the heart in children

Feb 16, 2018
There is a link between animal cruelty and interpersonal violence. Children who are exposed to violence and trauma are at an increased risk to perpetrate violence. The recent Florida shooter had a history of animal cruelty. Animal cruelty is part of the triad for warning signs of a child who has been abused.
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Faye Land: Volunteer Spotlight

Jan 28, 2018
Many of the volunteers have been with SALI for years and they are a constant, they keep coming back year after year, month after month, and day after day. In that respect, I’m just a probee but proud to be a SALI volunteer.
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Year of the Rooster

Jan 04, 2018
This time last year, we flew into the Year of the Rooster with Louise finding his way into so many of the hearts and minds of people who had never given a second thought to chickens, let alone roosters. Because of Louise's gregarious nature, he became a media darling and many news outlets and social media shared his story. We still receive emails from people who heard of SALI's Farm by way of Louise!
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It takes a village to keep a barn warm and dry

Dec 29, 2017
I anticipated a very wet barn again unless we could come up with a repair for the barn roof.
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8 weeks go by so fast

Nov 19, 2017
This was the first group to interact with Gracie & Peanut and they were a huge hit with the kids. One of the Animal-Assisted Activities was to give Peanut her bottle, but that was quickly taken off the list.
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