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About The Gentle Barn in Santa Clarita, California

The Gentle Barn is a non-profit animal sanctuary located in Santa Clarita, California, that provides a safe haven for rescued animals and offers opportunities for people to interact with them.

The sanctuary was founded in 1999 by Ellie Laks and her husband, Jay Weiner, with the mission of teaching kindness and compassion to animals, people, and the planet.

At The Gentle Barn, visitors can meet and interact with cows, horses, pigs, chickens, turkeys, and other animals that have been rescued from abuse, neglect, or slaughter. The sanctuary also offers programs for at-risk youth, special needs individuals, and veterans to experience the healing power of interacting with animals.

The Gentle Barn is committed to promoting animal welfare and educating the public about the importance of treating animals with kindness and respect. The sanctuary also advocates for plant-based diets as a way to reduce animal suffering and protect the environment.

Overall, The Gentle Barn is a special place where animals and humans come together to experience compassion and healing, and to promote a kinder, more sustainable world for all. It’s worth a stop if you are in the Santa Clarita area.

15825 Sierra Hwy
Santa Clarita, CA 91390
(661) 252-2440
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Canyon Country, US
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