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“Adopt” A Sanctuary Turkey For A Day Or Sponsor For A Year

    Adopt For The Day For a one time donation of $40 (to adopt an individual turkey) or $300 (adopt the flock!) you’ll receive: A photo of your new […]

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A Downed Cow And A Determined Team: We Are Stronger Together. 

A Glimpse of Sanctuary Life From Animal Care Director Kelly Mullins: “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller “Sanctuary time” isn’t like […]

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5 Tips for Navigating a Non-Vegan Thanksgiving with Compassion and Grace

By Chef Sara Picture the following scenario: you're seated at a festive Thanksgiving table, surrounded by beloved family and friends. The atmosphere is joyful and easygoing, with nary a mention [...]

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Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup: Sides and Desserts

For some people, Thanksgiving is all about the side dishes and desserts. We sure do love the variety and decadence of everything from potatoes to pumpkin pie, Brussels sprouts to […]

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Onward, Friends, for All of Us: Reflections on World Vegan Day

Is your glass half empty or half full? As worldwide consumption of animals increases and climate chaos accelerates, have you given up, or are you standing tall, determined to do […]

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Thanksgiving Recipe Round-Up: Main Courses

By Chef Linda Thanksgiving is the most anticipated food holiday of the year. We plan, we shop, we prep, and we anticipate enjoying a meal that satisfies our need for […]

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4 Must-Try Pre-Made Vegan Entrees for Your Thanksgiving Table

By Chef Sara Thanksgiving is beloved by many as a time to come together with friends and family and enjoy delicious, cozy comfort food. If you’re vegan or veg-curious, you […]

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The Sanctuary Celebrates World Vegan Day

World Vegan Day has been observed every year since 1994— and here at the Sanctuary we love to celebrate it! We’ve made a video with some of our staff about […]

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The Sanctuary Will Be Closed On Saturday November 2nd For Gobble & Groove Preparations! (Plus New Hours, Upcoming Events, And More!)

As the weekend of Gobble & Groove draws closer, we’re all in high gear to prepare for our annual fall celebration: The chefs are testing and perfecting their chili, cornbread, […]

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Fall Is The Season Of Warmth & Comfort At The Sanctuary

As the leaves turn golden and the air grows chilly at Catskill Animal Sanctuary, we’re enveloped in the warm friendship of our neighbors, Fortune Valley Manor, who are graciously hosting […]