A Gal, a Passion, a Life Journey...
We can make a difference, one animal at a time,
one green choice at a time.

Here is Waylynn, my favorite cat.

I met Waylynn when we moved to Princeton in October of 2010. She had been left by the previous owners and was living on mice in the upper part of the barn. She was very shy and we found out later that she was pregnant. The cats in Princeton do not last very long since…
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Honey has arrived at our Ranch.

Honey has arrived at our house and Poptart is weaned and left behind with some of her horse buddies. She is very calm for a 6 month old.  Honey needs to get in shape. We found out from the doctor that she has had 9-13 baby foals.  She has been a horse puppy mill for…
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I have a new mommy and baby horse coming from Texas

Next week, December 8th, I have a new mommy Honey and her baby, Poptart who is only two months old, coming to Idaho. They were at the Lone Star Kill Pen and waiting to be shipped to Mexico. I could not bear to see them go to slaughter, so I bought them. My horse trainer…
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It is very hot here.

We live here in Lenore and it will be 99 for the next 3 days and over 100 for the weekend. Trying to keep my two horses cool. I ordered misters from Home Depot. I am feeding frozen corn to my chickens who are panting. Our cats are hanging out under our cabin. Our dogs…
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Cuddles, who is 19 years old, went over the Rainbow Bridge yesterday.

Cuddles turned 19 in April. She was having urinary track problems. Her urine was pink and got worse. She is normally very quiet and she started whining and yowling. then she started peeing red clumps which the doctor thinks was a tumor that bursts. I put her to sleep yesterday so she would not suffer…
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Princess is on her way up from Texas.

I am so excited that our 15 year old Paint Rescue, Princess is coming up from Grand Prairie, Texas this week. She is beautiful and I know Buddy will love her. It is a shame to think that someone would throw this beautiful girl away. Buddy is a 28 year old gentleman and I know…
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Prince and Cindy

Here is 3 month old Prince. He had 3 legs. We met him when we took our dogs to the Vet because they got into porcupines in December of 2010. We had just moved up from Tucson to Colfax, Washington. Someone had thrown him in the trash and the vet saved him. I think his…
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Welcome Princess! Buddy’s new girlfriend!

Princess is a Texas Kill Pen horse that is only 6 years old. She is a beautiful lady and it is so sad that horses like these are sent to kill pens on the Southern border and on the Northern border. Horses are beautiful creatures and they deserve to have a life of love and…
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Montana Looks Proud!

Montana was the first animal we bought when we moved from Minnesota to Montana. She was a good girl and a working dog. Very focused and needed lots of energy. She loved to swim in Flathead Lake. We brought Montana with us when we moved to Tucson. She died of cancer from drinking the chlorine…
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Tres, Dos, Uno

When we were in Tucson, we saved a cat named Tres. She was only 4 days old when the workers found her under the tractor seat with her brothers, Uno and Dos. She and her two brothers, Uno and Dos were part bobcat. We think the mom may have put them there and she never…
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Sugar, yes please!

Sugar is a rescue from a farmer who keeps breeding his female Kelpie. They don’t get their dogs fixed (we believe in Spay and Neuter). The female dog was only 3 and this was her 3rd litter. She had 13 puppies who were only 6 weeks old and already eating hard food. She could not…
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A whole new family!

Silky (who is gone) Hunter and Boots are 10 this month of March. They are very fat and lazy cats. We have 3 cats left that Waylynn had in March of 2011. They are well fed so they hang a round our cabin. They are happy and will live for a long time.  
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Miss Kitty

Our Miss Kitty lasted for 23 years. She was one of our first rescues from Montana when we first moved from Minnesota. When we first moved to Montana, from Minnesota, our neighbor was going door to door, trying to find the owner of this little 6 month old cat. She had a red collar on…
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Everybody gets Love!!

Molly is the dog sitting to my right in the picture where they are all surrounding me. She was a Chow/Akita mix. When the lady came to get Montana so they could cremate her, I heard about Molly having one day to live. The people who were trying to find a home for her, had…
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Cindy – The Cocker Spaniel

When we lived in Colfax, Washington when we rented a mobile home on 25 acres. The owners had an outside dog, Cindy, who was a cocker spaniel running loose. We renamed her Stinky because she had a mouth full of rotten teeth. She was very sad and depressed and we felt so bad when it…
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Diesel our Black Lab

We saved him when he was 6 months old. He had been beaten and was VERY afraid of men. He had never been on a leash so we had to chase him around to get him in the car.  
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Ginger & Spot

They were some of the Tucson dogs we brought up with us. Ginger died in 2015 from anal cancer. I got her when she was 3 months old from the Humane Society in Tucson and we rescued Spot from a home where he was chained up. Border collies should never be chained because they are…
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Buddy the Horse

Buddy is a handsome old man. He was supposed to be 15 when I saw him on a video at a Texas Kill pen and when we got him up here and had his teeth floated, we found out he was 28. He is very well trained. A perfect horse for me because he is…
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Cuddles the Cat

Cuddles will be 19 in April. We saved her when she was 6 months old. We were living in Bigfork, Montana and I was at a customer’s house when I noticed their 3 year old was chasing a little cat. Cuddles was very tiny. She and her brother shared a bowl of food under the…
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Bruce & Josh the Goats

Our silly goats keep our rattlesnakes away. This is lazy Leo. He gets into everything and is so smart. We got 3 goats in June of 2016. Goats are quite delightful. They are very smart and can get into everything. I read the book Goats for Dummies and got a lot of good ideas. Leo,…
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Dixie and Panda

It’s all about chances! Panda (the dog with black around her eyes) was rescued this last August from a dog shelter in San Bernardino. She was only 7 months old. They wanted to put her down because she killed the neighbors chicken. She is a Great Pyranese/Anatolian mix. She turns 1 in February. She has…
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Honey and Poptart are playing in the snow

It is January 7th and Poptart is running circles around her mommy, Honey. They have never seen snow and Poptart (Poppy) is loving it! Mommy has gotten fatter. Baby Poptart is feeling confident. I am hoping to get Honey to my place in Lenore in March or April. Myranda Townsend is my horse trainer and…
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