News/Events

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STAR Help a Horse Parade 2015

Posted by on May 5, 2015 in News/Events | Comments Off on STAR Help a Horse Parade 2015

STAR Help a Horse Parade 2015

STAR Ranch had another successful parade this year in downtown Waynesville NC. The weather was a bit foreboding but the skies parted and sunshine rained down on our parade! Thank you to all who participated in the parade and all those who came out to see us in spite of gloomy skies! Our “star” horse this year was Levi, one of our success stories. As Karen of STAR Ranch says, “Levi would not come out of his barn until a burning timber fell on his back.  The Vet called when he arrived and we drove him to the University of...

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2015 Quilt Raffle

Posted by on May 4, 2015 in News/Events | Comments Off on 2015 Quilt Raffle

2015 Quilt Raffle

Star Ranch has the 2015 quilt made by Candy Funderburk on sale now. The quilt fits a double/queen bed and tickets are 1 for $1 or 6 for $5. The quilt will be on display at the Whole Bloomin’ Thing in Waynesville Frog Level on Saturday, May 9, 9am-4pm. You can sign up at the festival or online below. Hope to see you there! Drawing for the quilt in on November 29, 2015. Tickets 1 ticket $1.00 USD6 tickets $5.00...

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Whole Bloomin’ Thing 2015

Posted by on May 4, 2015 in News/Events | Comments Off on Whole Bloomin’ Thing 2015

Whole Bloomin’ Thing 2015

Star Ranch will be at the Whole Bloomin’ Thing festival this Saturday, May 9, 2015. Please stop by to say howdy and to see the 2015 Quilt made by Candy Funderburk that is up for a drawing. Sign up at the festival or online below. Tickets are $1 or 6 for $5. Tickets 1 ticket $1.00 USD6 tickets $5.00 USD Hope to see you...

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Maggie Valley Winter Fest

Posted by on Feb 21, 2015 in News/Events | Comments Off on Maggie Valley Winter Fest

Maggie Valley Winter Fest

Update 3/1/15 Thanks to all who stopped to see us at the Maggie Valley Winter Fest and helped fill our donation jar with lots of $1 bills! Rebekka handled Joey all day. They were both terrific! *********************** We will be at Maggie Valley Winter Fest this coming Saturday (weather permitting) we will have Joey, the baby donkey.  Attendees can “KISS MY LITTLE ASS” FOR $1. The festival will feature dog sledding events, canine demonstrations, vendors and special guests from the reality TV show Hillbilly Blood. Admission is $2...

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Sweatshirts for Sale!

Posted by on Feb 21, 2015 in News/Events | Comments Off on Sweatshirts for Sale!

Sweatshirts for Sale!

We just received sweatshirts today (2/20/15).  We are selling them for $35 which equals 7 bales of hay! The shirts are 50/50 blend, NOT made in China, sand color and in small to 2x sizes. We have these set up on the website for sale or contact Karen for more details.  

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Karen is Interviewed

Posted by on Jan 17, 2015 in News/Events | Comments Off on Karen is Interviewed

Karen is Interviewed

Karen Owens was interviewed by the Asheville Citizen Times recently – see article For January, Citizen-Times photojournalist William Woody is photographing and talking with individuals in Asheville who work tirelessly to save, nurture and help lost or injured animals.

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Making Music for the Horses

Posted by on Jan 17, 2015 in News/Events | Comments Off on Making Music for the Horses

Making Music for the Horses

UPDATE: The night was a great success – we raised $800 for the horses! Thank you to all who came out to support Star Ranch. Come celebrate Steve Whiddon and his new CD release! All tips will be generously donated that night by Steve to STAR Ranch. $9.95 buffet and open bar.

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STAR Making News!

Posted by on Jan 8, 2015 in News/Events | Comments Off on STAR Making News!

We are in the news! The ASPCA magazine is out. Click on This Article  on the 2014 help a horse campaign. (you may need to click on Read More to access the link) I would love to have a copy of the entire magazine but haven’t figured that out yet. Our story links to our web site. Thanks to everyone who helped make this day a success! Now, for the 2015 Help a Horse day…………April 26th, Sunday...

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STAR Lights

Posted by on Dec 5, 2014 in News/Events | Comments Off on STAR Lights

STAR Lights

December 19th, 20th and 21st, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. STAR Ranch is lighting up for the holidays. Take a hay ride from the main gate at 970 Rabbit Skin Rd., down the driveway to the barn for cookies and treats, riding among all the “STAR Lights”. See the ranch first hand and meet some STAR residents who love to be petted. Ride the hay wagon back up to the main gate where cars can park. Cars can also drive down as well and park past the barn. “We want to thank everyone who helped STAR Ranch have such a great year. download the flyer Come visit...

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Lilah

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in News/Events, stories adopt | Comments Off on Lilah

Lilah

This week, Lilah went to a great home with a gelding who instantly fell in love with her.  She is finally returning his affections, not wanting to be a mare that was too easy. 🙂

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