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Rescued Animals at Peace Ridge Sanctuary

Theo the cow at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot

Theo the cow at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot

Theo, a rescued veal cow, living at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot, surrendered by his owner.

Photo by Anne Berleant

Ava Tessier with a rescued pit bull at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot

Ava Tessier with a rescued pit bull at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot

Ava Tessier with the three-legged Finnula, a rescued pit bull, at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot. Pit bulls, said founder Daniella Tessier, are one of the most euthanized breeds of dogs.

Photo by Anne Berleant

Rescued sheep Rocky and Adrienne at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot

Rescued sheep Rocky and Adrienne at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot

Rocky and Adrienne, rescued sheep, who weighed less than 60 pounds on arrival at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot, are now at 160 pounds.

Photo by Anne Berleant

Fiona, Popcorn and Ava Tessier at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot

Fiona, Popcorn and Ava Tessier at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot

From left, Fiona, Popcorn and Ava Tessier at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot. “People don’t know how friendly turkeys are,” said founder Danielle Tessier.

Photo by Anne Berleant

Nibbles the goat

Nibbles the goat

Nibbles, a rescued goat, at the Peace Ridge Sanctuary

Photo by Anne Berleant

Daniella Tessier at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot

Daniella Tessier at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot

Daniella Tessier with rescued pigs Missy and, partially obscured by hay, Hemlock, at Peace Ridge Sanctuary in Penobscot.

Photo by Anne Berleant

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