We are very excited to bring LWAB members to Sweet acres pig sanctuary, for a private tour and meet and greet with their rescue pigs!!
They are a pot bellied pig educational centre where rescue pigs who have been re-homed and are now allowed to live out their lives in peace and tranquility, as not so many are as fortunate.
Kids and adults are able to pet the pigs and feed them treats. The facility is wheelchair / stroller friendly and an overall friendly environment with lots of laughs and smiles
Location: 2798 Vivian Rd Stouffville L4A 2N5
THIS IS A FREE EVENT FOR LWAB YORK NORTH MEMBERS. Sweet Acres is a non for profit Sanctuary listed in the Ontario Sanctuary association. We kindly ask that you make a donation on behalf of your family (cash) to the organization owner and show your support.
You are welcome to bring the following food items to feed the pigs:
**please ask the facility BEFORE feeding any of the animals as some are ill or have specific requirements. In addition, food must be cup up into pieces small.
At this time, the sanctuary is currently looking for the following donation items if you would like to contribute:
- fleece twin and double bed sheets / blankets (nothing with feathers!)
- please don't leave anything around that the pigs could get a hold of and eat i.e. diapers, coffee cups, etc.
- please ensure children do not try to sit on / ride the pigs
- registrations for this event are limited. Please register the total number of people who will be attending (kids included)
- We also require each participant to kindly take a moment to do this Covid self Assessment questionnaire before attending any events:
- All those attending this event agree to the following waiver
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