Star Gazing Farm Animal Sanctuary provides safe haven to abused, stray, and neglected farm animals
and offers educational programs and community service opportunities to young people.
The farm is located on 4 acres of rolling hills in Western Montgomery County, Maryland.
Star Gazing Farm is a non profit 501(c)3 organization. Contributions are tax deductible.
You can help with just a few dollars and send a gift to the animals!
Farm events, animal news & farm stories
Summer is a time of heat and a lot of extra volunteers. We want to keep both animals and people cool. Please help us fulfill our wishes for this summer. [See our wishlist!]
Saturday-Sunday, July 23-24, 10-5: Star Gazing Farm is on the Montgomery County Farm Tour. Read more
Bob is a Very Important Person on this farm, but he has recently had to undergo some tractor-type surgery. He is such a vital part of the upkeep of the farm, that we are opening up sponsorship opportunities for him. Would you like to sponsor Bob?
Young Shayne Carver has contributed mightily to Star Gazing Farm doing numerous construction projects. Read what he said to his church congregation recently about his work here. [read more]
Mehitabel lived at a farm for over a decade with no attention from a vet or farrier. Her feet grew so long that they looked like elf slippers. Animal control seized her and her other donkey friend and charged the owner with cruelty. She will need a lot of ongoing work from the farrier, but she is now safe and happy. [Read more about Mehitabel]
Workdays are held every Saturday from 9am to 2pm, year-round, rain or shine!
Saturday, June 25, 1-2 pm
Saturday, July 9, 1-2 pm
Read more about volunteering