Longmeadow Resue Ranch is hosting its annual Spring Fling for families on April 20. The fun includes an up close look at the Longmeadow Rescue Ranch horses, professional riding demonstrations, a tour of the state-of the art horse farm and animal rehabilitation facility, wagon rides, and lots more.
You'll also have an opportunity to meet the world-famous Barn Buddies: Calypso, the miniature horse; Juniper, the mini donkey; Miss Molly, the llama; Tiny, the pygmy goat; and Paris, the Orpington hen.
Nestled among 165-acres of woodland near Union, Missouri, the Humane Society of Missouri's Longmeadow Rescue Ranch is haven for hundreds of abused and neglected horses, cows, goats,
pigs, ducks and other farm animals.
The Ranch is one of the most comprehensive horse and farm animal rescue, rehabilitation and adoption centers in the country. In addition to animal care, ranch staff provides hands-on humane education experiences for both children and adults.
11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $5 for ages 13 and up. Free for children 12 and under.
At Long Meadow Rescue Ranch, 480 Joseph Road in Union, Mo. Click for map and directions.
More information: www.longmeadowrescueranch.org