LGRS Blog

Zeus the Gelding

SPONSOR ZEUS Zeus is one of larger male donkeys here at Lucky Glider Ranch. Zeus is one of our "American Mammoth" sized donkeys and he is the most rambunctious of the lot. He is father to Kharma and we think also Herschel and he loves to hang out with Kharma out of...

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Kharma the Gelding

SPONSOR KHARMA Kharma is our "big baby" donkey here at Lucky Glider Ranch. He's one of our "American Mammoth" sized donkeys and he's very very attached to his father Zeus. He plays with his dad all the time and does mutual grooming with him a lot. When it comes time...

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Herman the Gelding

SPONSOR HERMAN Herman is our second-youngest donkey at Lucky Glider Ranch. He's about 11 years old now, so he's a bit senior to BonBon's Nestle. This sweet donkey was originally part of a BLM (Bureau of Land Management) round-up so he was a wild animal in his early...

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World Farm Animals Day

LEARN MORE OR DONATE NOW October 2nd is World Farm Animals Day, a day to both celebrate these adorable animals and to raise awareness about their proper care. LGRS cares mostly for equines (horses, donkeys) and ruminants (goats, sheep), many of which come to us from...

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CutiePie the Ewe

SPONSOR CUTIEPIE CutiePie is one of our friendly sheep. She came to us when she was approximately a year old in 2011. At that time, she was pregnant with her daughter Mitzy, who is also a member of the sanctuary. CutiePie is a Dorper mix and the largest of the ewes...

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Henry the Wether

SPONSOR HENRY Henry is one of our friendly Painted Desert Sheep. He came to us as a young ram and was wethered soon after his arrival. You can see by his photo that he has a trophy-class set of horns that twist all the way around his head and skirt closely to his eyes...

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Manny the Wether

SPONSOR MANNY Manny is one of our friendly Painted Desert Sheep mixes. He was born in February of 2013 to Mitzy. Manny is a favorite of visitors to the sanctuary because he is very curious and friendly, unlike most sheep. In 2015, Manny suffered a broken fibula leg...

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BonBon The Jenny Donkey

SPONSOR BONBON This is one of our lovely Jennys named "BonBon." She is a gentle donkey and has an understated, soulful cry when she wants attention or is begging for a treat. She was originally from a farm in the Texoma area and was part of a group of donkeys that...

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Callie the Jenny Donkey

SPONSOR CALLIE Callie is one of our gentle Jennys at Lucky Glider Ranch. Callie was part of a wild donkey round-up by the BLM (Bureau of Land Management) about ten years ago. She was born in August of 2000. Callie was transferred to LGRS in 2010 from another 501(c)3...

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Nestle the Gelding Donkey

SPONSOR NESTLE Nestle is our youngest donkey at Lucky Glider Ranch. This beautiful little boy was born on September 17th, 2001. His mother is BonBon, who came to the sanctuary three months into her pregnancy -- but she was not showing at the time. BonBon was always...

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Pauline the Ewe

Pauline the Ewe

Pauline is one of our Dorper mix ewes. She was born in July of 2012 in the Texoma area and participated in the grand relocation of the sanctuary to Bosque county. Pauline has no offspring as all of the Rams were whether shortly after her arrival. Her mother Patsy is...

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Mocha the Jenny

Mocha the Jenny

SPONSOR MOCHA Mocha is one of our beautiful Jennys here at Lucky Glider Ranch. Along with Jules, her brother, this donkey was abandoned on a farm in the Texoma area close to the Oklahoma border in late 2013. She and her sibling were yearlings at the time so she's...

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Jules the Gelding

Jules the Gelding

SPONSOR JULES Jules is one of our gregarious donkeys here at Lucky Glider Ranch. Jules was abandoned on a farm in Northern Texas along with his sister Mocha who is also here at the sanctuary. He and his sister were yearlings when some neighbors rescued them in late...

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CowGirl the Mare

CowGirl the Mare

SPONSOR COWGIRL CowGirl is one of our beautiful sanctuary animals here at Lucky Glider Ranch. She was brought here by one of our veterinary assistants after buying a piece of property that had horses on it. This horse is one of the most gentle and easy to handle...

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Herschel the Gelding

Herschel the Gelding

SPONSOR HERSCHEL Herschel is one of our friendly donkeys here at Lucky Glider Ranch. Herschel came from a farm in the Texoma area along with several other donkeys. Out of all the larger "American Mammoth" sized donkeys here, he is the most timid.  If you want to...

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