Remembering Barbara Lathrop

Remembering Barbara Lathrop

How do you tell a story about a storyteller? It’s hard. In fact, this may be the most difficult story we’ve ever had to tell and the thing is, it’s not about an animal. It’s about thousands of animals, and how those animal’s lives have...
Matawan Swan Rescued by AHS

Matawan Swan Rescued by AHS

A Swan who got Himself in a Jam Set Free A Matawan resident called over the weekend about a swan that got himself into a jam. Somehow while bottom feeding he managed to get a key-ring stuck on his bottom bill and trapped his tongue down under it. They noticed it on...
Boo Boo The Bear Gets a Checkup

Boo Boo The Bear Gets a Checkup

Its already October, can you believe that? And it’s the time of year Boo Boo gets her health exam and grooming. Late last week we got everything ready for her exam and our veterinarian sedated her. At 25 she doesn’t shed her summer coat very well, she can’t...
While The Girl’s Away, the Boy’s at Play!

While The Girl’s Away, the Boy’s at Play!

Eli Enjoyed some Play Time while his Sister was Away While the cat’s away the mice will play… Two weeks ago we had to sedate Jessie, Eli’s partner. Staff had noticed her scooting and it was about time for her health check-up too. So we sedated her in her den for her...
Max Makes his way Inside for Winter

Max Makes his way Inside for Winter

Tortoise Max Changes up is Digs for the Colder Months Ahead The night time temps of 40 degree weather is coming real soon, so we got everything ready to bring Max into his winter quarters. As he heard the pickup truck and saw all the regulars who come out to help get...