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Refarm Sanctuary

is a place where neglected, abandoned, and abused farm animals find refuge.

All creatures

great and small, that find their way to Refarm are cared for until healthy and a loving forever home is found or to live out the remainder of their lives.

Our mission

is to provide care for animals in need and to inform and educate our community on common agriculture practices, and advocate for the humane treatment of all kinds.

Our vision

is a world without exploitation of animals for human benefit or consumption. Refarm Sanctuary is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Please consider donating. EIN: 82-2263882

Meet the Residents

Watson the Barrow

Watson is a 5yr-old 600lbs Berkshire-mix Barrow. He and his dad, Wallace, moved to Refarm in the fall of 2017. He was well cared for and loved but when his caregivers couldn't anymore, he nearly ended up becoming dog food. This gently giant is save now and loves a good belly rub.


Ollie the Steer

Ollie would have been veal were it not for an infection in his joints that made him ineligible for human consumption. For 18 months he was left to fend for himself. Too strong to die. Too weak to get better. He's in better place now. Come hang with him. He loves to cuddle.


Ruby the Llama

Ruby is our guard llama. Anytime there is the slightest sign of danger, Ruby makes her warning calls. Within seconds, ever other animal gathers around her and stares in the exact same direction she does. She's getting older and will remain at Refarm to live out the rest of her life.


Farm Better, Reform, Refarm

Farming, food production and nourishment doesn't need to be at the expense of animals. Do better. Eat better. Feel better.

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How you can support us


Volunteer hours are every Saturday from 10 am-2 pm. Typical volunteer activities include mucking barns and coops, raking, and pasture cleaning. Volunteering is physically intensive, so expect to get a good workout!

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Show off how much you care for the residents at Refarm Sanctuary by wearing our t-shirts, hats and carrying around our totes. All the printing was donated. Proceeds are used for animal medical care. 

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We operate Refarm Sanctuary for the love of animals. We will do so regardless of what contributions or help we get. Yet, your support allows us to expand care to more animals in need. All donations are matched by an anonymous donor.

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Coming Soon!

Construction is underway. The sanctuary farm stay, Refarm Stay, will be available for overnight guests starting in the Spring of 2018

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"I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better."

Maya Angelou

Our location

Address: 36703 SE Sunset View Road, Washougal, WA 98671

Phone: 503-974-1606


Volunteer Hours: Saturday, 10am - 2pm. Other days and times by appointment only

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