Star Gazing Farm is a non profit 501(c)3 organization. Contributions are tax deductible.
When you live with animals, you either get frustrated because they are constantly doing things that are so extremely un-human (and often these things are not especially endearing), or you realize that you must try to accept that they are fundamentally different. And that is that.Read the full story
Animal news, stories, care tips, and general news about the farm
News from the farm – our new alpaca and pig arrivals, progress on the barn, and more! Read summer newsletter [PDF]
A sheep running loose along I-270 was rescued on Sunday, July 5 in a combined effort of Star Gazing Farm and Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary. Read more
We offer community service learning hours to young people in the Montgomery County school system! Volunteers must be at least 11 years of age. Volunteer Application Form.
Frequently asked questions about volunteering, visiting, and more
My name is Kimberly Kim, and I’m a freshman at Holton-Arms School. My favorite subjects are Art and History (I hope to take art history my senior year). I honestly think the farm is one of the most special places for me to spend my time in. The farm really builds a connection between you, the animals, and the people. In the future, I hope to become an architect and travel all around the world and design buildings to help both people and animals.
Last of her sisters to be featured, but definitely not least, Maria is the shyest of her sisters, although she can be seen being carried around by some of our volunteers who simply love her. She is dainty and sleek, but quite an active mouser. Read more about Maria.
Friday, July 24, 4-8
Saturday, July 25, 8-5
Sunday, July 26, 9-6
Tuesday, July 28, 5-8
Saturday, August 8, 10-11 am
Saturday, August 29, 10-11 am
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