The Mid-Atlantic isn’t just home to, “The Big Apple,” the Jersey Shore and The Liberty Bell, it is also home to some absolutely remarkable animal sanctuaries who are providing a forever home, unconditional love, and hope to hundreds of rescued animals, many of whom who had never before experienced a peaceful life. Now, safe at their respective sanctuaries, they have the opportunity to do so.

Take a look below at the various animal sanctuaries throughout New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey to give them a visit, send them a much needed and appreciated donation, or simply browse their website (by clicking on the name of the sanctuary) to learn more about their organization and mission.

New Jersey

Barnyard Sanctuary
31 Stark Road, Columbia, NJ 07832
*Visitation is by appointment only

Skylands Animal Sanctuary & Rescue
50 Compton Road, Wantage, NJ 07461
*Call for available tour times

Tamerlaine Farm Animal Sanctuary
147 River Road, Montague, NJ 07827
*Currently open to visitors by appointment only email [email protected]

One of various signs with quotes on them displayed around Catskill Animal Sanctuary.

One of various signs with quotes on them displayed around Catskill Animal Sanctuary, NY.

New York

Catskill Animal Sanctuary
316 Old Stage Road, Saugerties, NY 12477
*Open all year for tours to members and guests of the Homestead, also open to the public for weekend tours from April-October
**Read all about our weekend getaway to Catskill Animal Sanctuary here!

Farm Sanctuary
3150 Aikens Road, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
*Open to visitors from May through October, check online tour schedule

Safe Haven Farm Sanctuary
542 Gardner Hollow Road, Poughquag, NY 12570
*Visitations allowed with appointment

Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary
2 Rescue Road, High Falls, NY 12440
*Open for visitation between 11 AM – 4 PM on weekends only April through October

Dylan, one of the sweet residents of Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary, NY.


Chenoa Manor Animal Sanctuary
733 Glen Willow Road, Avondale, PA 19311
*Public and private tours available, call for more information

Farm Animal Rescue of Mifflinburg
Mifflinburg, PA 17844
*Visits are available by appointment only

Hope Haven Farm Sanctuary
2506 Wexford Bayne Road, Sewickley, PA 15143
*Call or email [email protected] to schedule a visit

Indraloka Animal Sanctuary
Mehoopany, PA 18629
*Open for visits and tours by appointment