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My gentle barn: creating a sanctuary where animals heal and children learn to hope

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My Gentle Barn is a wonderful book. You'll love Ellie Laks and the animals she rescued—and who rescued her back.” –Sy Montgomery, The Good Good Pig

Founder Ellie Laks started The Gentle Barn after adopting a sick goat from a run-down petting zoo in 1999. Some two hundred animals later (including chickens, horses, pigs, cows, rabbits, emus, and more), The Gentle Barn has become an extraordinary nonprofit that brings together a volunteer staff of community members and at-risk teens to rehabilitate abandoned and/or abused animals. As Ellie teaches the volunteers to care for the animals, they learn a new language of healing that works wonders on the humans as well.

The Gentle Barn weaves together the story of how the Barn came to be what it is today with Ellie's own journey. Filled with heartwarming animal stories and inspiring recoveries, The Gentle Barn is a feel-good account that will delight animal lovers and memoir readers alike.
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The Gentle Barn weaves together the story of how the Barn came to be what it is today with Ellie's own journey. Filled with heartwarming animal stories and inspiring recoveries, The Gentle Barn is a feel-good account that will delight animal lovers and memoir readers alike.
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subject_facetAnimal rescue -- California
Animal shelters -- California
Human-animal relationships
Human-animal relationships -- California
Laks, Ellie
title_displayMy gentle barn : creating a sanctuary where animals heal and children learn to hope
title_fullMy Gentle Barn : creating a sanctuary where animals heal and children learn to hope [electronic resource] / Ellie Laks
My Gentle Barn Creating a Sanctuary Where Animals Heal and Children Learn to Hope
My gentle barn : creating a sanctuary where animals heal and children learn to hope / Ellie Laks with Nomi Isak
title_shortMy gentle barn
title_subcreating a sanctuary where animals heal and children learn to hope
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Animal shelters
Biography & Autobiography
Human-animal relationships
Laks, Ellie
Nature
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