LGRS Blog

BonBon’s homecoming

This is a video compilation of BonBon's homecoming over the weekend. She just spent the last three days and nights at Clifton Veterinary Clinic because, once again, this sweet jenny developed a bout of "choke" after hoof trims this past week. The first choke incident...

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Rufus the Attention Toll-Taker

Rufus is our wonderful and affectionate Nubian/Boer mix wether. He's the biggest, most dominant goat in the herd and definitely the leader of them all. Our feeding routine includes pushing up the goats' feed buckets to the fence line so it's easier to distribute their...

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Charmaine Mud Play and Dinner Time with Geese

Charmaine the duck hen is integrating well now with the geese. In this video compilation, you can see her playing in the mud, jockeying for food and just plain having out with the bigger waterfowl. By every indication, the geese have completely accepted her. We think...

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Bossy BonBon at Chow Time

Our lovely BonBon is an enthusiastic eater and chow time. Here, you can see her savoring every little scrap of her feed. Notice how towards the end of the video she pushes away Mocha (the dark Jenny on the right of the screen, and her son Nestle (gelding on the left...

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Charmaine the Duck Hen Encounters Geese

After several days to allow Charmaine the duck hen to get used to her surroundings, we decided to try her with the geese. At first, we had her sequestered in the new barn chicken nursery with a few bottom-of-the-pecking order chickens. Luckily, Charmaine's encounter...

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Logan the Wether Visits for Hoof Trims

Friend of the sanctuary Brenda has been coming by for about a year now with her wether "Logan" who looks to be a Nigerian mix. He's a sweet little boy but he's a bit overweight these past few months. When Brenda acquired the goat, he was walking on its knees because...

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Duck Hen Joins LGRS

A friend of the sanctuary delivered this pretty black duck hen because some aggressive roosters were picking on her and pulling out her feathers. We have geese, chickens and a guinea here at LGRS but this is our first duck. Since she's waterfowl, we contemplate...

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Callie’s Road to Recovery

It's been five long months since Callie the Jenny was diagnosed with an abscess in her left front hoof. It took a few sets of x-rays for our vets to find the problem. At first they thought it might have been laminitis but luckily there was no rotation of her pedal...

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Volunteer Opportunities & Ranch Tours

You are welcome to visit Lucky Glider Ranch Many of you have been asking about what kind of volunteer work you can do here at Lucky Glider Ranch. In addition, there have been many ranch tours over the past decade that have gone far to establish community outreach and...

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Remembering Herman

Herman the miniature mixed gelding, who was with us for the year of 2019, succumbed to cancer in October of that year. He was a favorite with visitors and very sweet in disposition. Herman was originally a wild Bureau of Land Management donkey and came to the...

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BonBon’s homecoming

BonBon’s homecoming

This is a video compilation of BonBon's homecoming over the weekend. She just spent the last three days and nights at Clifton Veterinary Clinic because, once again, this sweet jenny developed a bout of "choke" after hoof trims this past week. The first choke incident...

read more
Rufus the Attention Toll-Taker

Rufus the Attention Toll-Taker

Rufus is our wonderful and affectionate Nubian/Boer mix wether. He's the biggest, most dominant goat in the herd and definitely the leader of them all. Our feeding routine includes pushing up the goats' feed buckets to the fence line so it's easier to distribute their...

read more
Charmaine Mud Play and Dinner Time with Geese

Charmaine Mud Play and Dinner Time with Geese

Charmaine the duck hen is integrating well now with the geese. In this video compilation, you can see her playing in the mud, jockeying for food and just plain having out with the bigger waterfowl. By every indication, the geese have completely accepted her. We think...

read more
Bossy BonBon at Chow Time

Bossy BonBon at Chow Time

Our lovely BonBon is an enthusiastic eater and chow time. Here, you can see her savoring every little scrap of her feed. Notice how towards the end of the video she pushes away Mocha (the dark Jenny on the right of the screen, and her son Nestle (gelding on the left...

read more
Charmaine the Duck Hen Encounters Geese

Charmaine the Duck Hen Encounters Geese

After several days to allow Charmaine the duck hen to get used to her surroundings, we decided to try her with the geese. At first, we had her sequestered in the new barn chicken nursery with a few bottom-of-the-pecking order chickens. Luckily, Charmaine's encounter...

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