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Welcome to Honey’s Pledge Inc.

Honey’s Pledge Inc. is our animal rescue and rehoming project, based on our property in central Victoria, Australia. We believe every animal has a right not only to live out their natural life, but to live out that life with as much quality as is possible.

We do not have all the answers, we cannot ‘save’ every animal. We are limited by our resources.  We do what we can.

As well as directly assisting animals who come into our care we have a strong ethos of working with other individuals and groups with the same aim, in educating our community on cruelty free living and how each and every one of us can make a difference.

and Honey…..well read on….

She who dares to be different …Wilma

“Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.” ― Bertrand Russell, Unpopular Essays I remember clearly an on line discussion regarding sheep. A farmer posting stated that sheep did not show intelligence, that proof of this was … Continue reading

A little one lost…..

Little Bo Peep has lost her sheep………… Meet Peggy. Peggy was spotted by a kindly member of the community in an adjacent garden. Neighbours were canvassed but no one was missing a sheep. Peggy had what appeared to be an injured leg and some injuries to her face. Despite the garden being unfenced Peggy stayed put, … Continue reading

Where sheep may safely graze…..the continuing story

“Birds of the same feathers flock together, and when they flock together they fly so high.” ― Cecil Thounaojam On February 13 we collected seven sheep from the local pound. That day three more sheep arrived at the pound from the same property..sheep from the same flock who had strayed. In  due course these three … Continue reading

Hay appeal

We have two HP horses, Banjo and Jimmy,  being returned to us this week. This is at a time when we are needing to feed out the horses here for the next 6 weeks until another pasture area becomes available. Having two horses arrive back, plus with the additional sheep we have taken in recently, … Continue reading

Where sheep may safely graze

Sheep may safely graze Woolly lambs are gamboling by the streams Sheep may safely graze All the lost children will be found in time Sheep may safely graze, my boy Close your eyes, your daddy is by your side Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds We are often asked where our rescue sheep come from. … Continue reading

A not-so-special sheep

Life is as dear to a mute creature as it is to man. Just as one wants happiness and fears pain, just as one wants to live and not die, so do other creatures. – His Holiness The Dalai Lama Snowy Autumn Leaf was not unique. He was no different to any other sheep. What … Continue reading