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Has your search for the latest and greatest gizmo left you feeling frustrated with the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping?  CAS has the perfect answer to your gift giving dilemma: give the gift of animal sponsorship to help care for a rescued farmed animal for an entire year! What better way to embrace the true meaning of the holidays than to share in the joy of providing for a rescued animal? Why Sponsor an Animal at CAS? The residents of  CAS enjoy a full and rich life with freedom and love. They are allowed to form deep bonds with […]

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Did You Know? With distinct personalities, turkeys love a good conversation and will happily cluck, chirp, and gobble in response to voices or along with music. In nature, they are born athletes, capable of running at speeds of 25 mph and flying even faster. But in crowded factory farm settings, turkeys are not allowed to do what comes naturally. They are housed by the thousands in dark, cramped barns with little ventilation, from incubator to slaughter. Their sensitive beaks and toes are often clipped, without anesthetic, to prevent them from scratching and pecking one another in these close confines. Domestic turkeys are genetically […]

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These two Nigerian Dwarf boys came to CAS in September when their family could no longer care for them. Their family loved them very much and wanted to make sure they had a great home so they called CAS where their daughter had attended summer day camp. Though they look like cuddly little kids, Jake and Cello are fully grown at 1 ½ years old. These inquisitive boys have now joined the Underfoot Family of free ranging residents. Jake and Cello love tagging along behind Arthur, Stencil, Sansa, and Thelma on their daily adventures. They have lots of energy and love romping and […]

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Did You Know? Cows are quite intelligent, capable of complex thoughts, and have long memories. They can problem solve and even get excited when they find a solution. Cows have a multitude of emotions; they are stoic and emotionally deep. Just like humans, cows have distinct personalities and can use body posture and vocal sounds to express emotions. They form close friendships in the herd and mourn the loss of friends. Cows are profoundly emotional and will cry for days when separated from loved ones. They are extremely devoted mothers who, given the chance, will nurture their young and form lasting […]

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