Every picture tells a story

Aug 30, 2016
Our beloved rescue horse Chase has come so far since we first got him in 2014. When he first arrived at SALI's Farm, all we saw were his bones outlining his deplorable condition. First thing was to introduce him to Badger.....
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Jul 30, 2016
Many of us have lots of experience with pets. We know they love their people, and the one thing that makes them the most happy is to just be with you - curled up by the fire, on the couch watching TV with you, or in the middle of the kitchen floor while you cook. What many of us don’t have, is that same experience with farm animals.
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In all of Us Command

Jul 01, 2016
What does Canada Day mean to the West Coast, the East Coast, the North Coast, the Prairies, and the Territories? Three important winds of change are blowing through the great halls of Parliament, but are all of us included?
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You've Got Mail

Jun 13, 2016
The ongoing struggle to get rid of leftover garbage and junk from the previous tenants on our property is never ending.  But every so often we find buried treasure.  A classic metal mailbox was unearthed in our back field and we thought wouldn't it be fun to have a mailbox for Badger's fan mail.  It was polished up and mounted by the horse shelter.
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We had a Jane Goodall moment at the farm today

May 06, 2016
During the Thursday morning session with the children we noticed our chicken Henrietta spending a lot of time in her nesting box. She even had a thing or two to say to the bunny that came to visit her. One of the animal-assisted activities at the farm on Thursday afternoon was for the children to clean out the chicken shelter in the barn.....
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