Sunday, September 17, 2017

Working Crew

Big crew including Parker Core Knowledge helps. What a wonderful working group. Corn shucked and stored. Thanks to Lauren, Erica, Anna, Ben, Maddie, Sam, Jordyn, Ayati, and Kylie for helping us.
Water and stalls were cleaned.
Duck pond cleaned and gravel pits filled in.
Animals were walked and loved on. We would love it if you come around and help us out.

New Ducks

Not only did these two wonderful ladies give us a donation for giving us these duck, they also stayed around to walk alpacas and ponies. They placed their two favorite runner ducks here, and donated food and bedding for the ducks. We look forward to them visiting to see the ducks and all of the other animals.
The two ducks meet the other birds and make new friends.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Grace Painting

Our very talented volunteer, Grace, painted this amazing image of a horse. We are so lucky to have such talented volunteers who share their work with us.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Gravel Delivery

 Gravel delivery for Garrick eagle project who's motto is Love To Live To Serve.
 Gravel arrives.
 Llamas inspect the new gravel.
Eagle scout troop help to spread the gravel. We are excited as this will approve the accessibility for our special needs group and volunteers. These scouts were well organized and worked hard eve through the hot of the day. We solute Garrick and are so glad he chose us for his eagle project.

Llama Walk

 Daniel walks Nathan in preparation for his trip to Florida to swim with the manatees. He loves unique animals.
 Grace gives kisses to Mille in a gesture of mutual admiration.
 Owen enjoys walking Mille, and Mille enjoys the corn.
 Elizabeth gives a well deserved kiss to her new friend.
 Jenifer and Owen give treats to the Llamas after their early morning walk.
Grace has taught a new skill to Owen. That should help with our manure pick up. :) Come around and you can learn this skill.

Tractor Tuneup

Thanks to Jim and Brooks for their mechanical skill and time. Our little tractor will hopefully give us many more years.

Terolyn Horse Rescue Fundraiser

Volunteers helped man the booth and help sell raffle tickets and educate people about animals. Edwards animals volunteers help support Terolyn Horse Rescue and all that they do in their efforts to rescue horses from the kill pens, evaluate them, and place them in loving homes.
The Llamas (Millie, and Nathan) enjoy the extra attention. They love to be walked and are very sweet.
Jalee and Josh, our wonderful volunteers, help out the people to walk the ponies, llamas, and goats.
Leah sold her beautiful Jewelry to help out Edwards.
 The volunteers from Edwards animals work together from Terolyn Horse Rescue to help make this fund raise very successful.
 A chance to walk a llama bring in many donations.
As part of raising money, two roosters from Edwards helped to greet visitors.

When The Cats Away, The Mice Will Play

We went into our chicken house to day and looked in the grain bin. We didn't expect to see a mom mouse and her baby mice. No wonder we go through grain so fast.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Ashley Visits the farm

Ashley says hello to Toby and Angel. She is training for her black belt and part of the requirement is community service hours.
 Molly gets some special attention from Ashley's mother Toni and little brother Niku.
 The llamas want some special TLC from Toni and Niku.
 Ashley takes time to give Hannah a special treat.
Toby enjoys his corn snack while Fast Eddie looks on.

New Roosters

 Josh greets our 2 new silky roosters brought to us by Kristen, our neighbor who have beautiful chickens but can't have roosters.
They are settled in and making new friends.

Dog Baths

 Our wonderful dogs, Tuffy, Chip, and Sammy, enjoyed a nice cool bath on this hot day.
This helped to get all of the dirt out and keep the flies away. Thanks Leah and Josh for washing the fury animals.

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Callie

Callie came around to give Dealer a good grooming
give him a good ride, and
help Linda get her foot in the stirrups. Thank you Callie for being so helpful.

Alpaca Walk

Say hello to Poden, Q, and Blue, our 3 amazing Alpacas. They are wonderful and gentle and are looking for a forever home so if you want to adopt them, you would have to adopt all three because they are a bonded trio.
The two missionary girls, Sister Galeria and Sister Tingey had fun walking the 3 alpacas.

Cleaning out the Igloo

Today we had three of our wonderful volunteers, Josh, Jalee, and Grace, clean out the goat igloo. They had to scoop all the old straw out, carry the new straw bale in the igloo, and spread the straw around. Fast Eddie, the goat, will really appreciate the new bedding. Thank you Grace, Jalee, And Josh. There is always things to do here so come on over and visit the animals, they will thank you for it.

Hello Lamas

Here at Edwards we love all of our animals, especially our Lamas. Sophia says hello to our 2 girl lamas, Milly, in the front, and Elizabeth, in the back, and our boy lama Nathan, in the middle. Bucky, another one of our boy lamas, chose not to get in the picture, but Sophia didn't mind tacking his place.
Our Llamas love to get walked. They would love it if you would come on down to walk them.

Good Mourning Cat

Sophia says hello to one of our cats. She likes to come around and help the animals whenever she can.
The cat is ready to pounce on anything that it sees, even us!

Secor

We are so happy to have wonderful people who bring our animals food. We got donations of  corn, cabbage, and egg whites. The Alpacas especially like the cabbage. Thank you Secor for bringing us all this food for our wonderful animals.

Thanks Jim

We had a wonderful guy come here and fix our waterers. Water was spilling out all through the barn and was getting the hay wet. But Jim found the problem and fixed it in record time. Thanks so much Jim.

Cat Semy

 A new cat comes to the rescue. This is Semy. Semy was dropped off here at Edwards and needed a home.
 In just a few days, Semy was offered a new home, in New Jersey. She is ready for her long flight.
Rhonda helps Semy to get ready for her flight.
Semy has arrived and is enjoying her new home. Nicole was kind enough to offer her a home.