LGRS Blog

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

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

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

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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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

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 years. Herman is...

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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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Volunteer Opportunities & Ranch Tours

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

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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Maria the Doe

Maria the Doe

SPONSOR MARIA Maria was born in October of 2009 so she is getting up there in age for a goat. She is a beautiful Nubian with great coloring and disposition. She came to Lucky Glider Rescue & Sanctuary along with two eight-month-old offspring (Rufus and Mandy) in...

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Sheba the Doe

Sheba the Doe

SPONSOR SHEBA Sheba is a very special goat here at Lucky Glider Ranch. She was born in January of 2010. She is three-quarters Nigerian Dwarf and one-quarter Nubian. Her two offspring are Saul (La Mancha father), and Sydney (Nigerian father). Her boys rarely leave her...

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Priscilla the Ewe

Priscilla the Ewe

SPONSOR PRISCILLA Priscilla is one of our friendly sheep. She came to us less than a year old in 2010 but had some trouble in loading into her trailer and broke one of her front hooves. She required a lot of special care in dressing and antibiotic salves on that hoof...

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