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
Read the latest from the Chronicles of Newman!
“Sullivan the dog also has a comb-over of sorts. One doesn’t often see bald dogs, especially in the lab family. The other day a young volunteer at the farm made a remark about his naked bum. I, now learned in the ways of hair loss, jumped to his defense. “Oh, it used to be much worse,” I said. ” [read more]
The farm is open on Saturdays from 10-2 for informal visits.
We greatly appreciate a quick RSVP if you do plan to come. email@example.com
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!]
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?
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, September 17, 1-2 pm
Tuesday, September 27, 5-6 pm
Saturday, October 8, 1-2 pm
Read more about volunteering