Category Archives: Animals

Colechester Equines

Horseback riding for all ages and levels. Public trail riding available. Lessons, parties, trail rides, pony rides available year round. Please call to set up an appointment. Horse training available, please ask for other services.
2568 New Bridge Road
Mineral, VA 23117
(540) 894-4700

Easy Keeper Farm

Providing friendly, professional instruction in hunt seat riding just a few minutes north of the town of Louisa.  Also offering children’s camp programs, birthday parties, pony rides, and special activities for groups at their beautiful forty-acre facility. No trail rides. All programs are by appointment only.
3523 Goldmine Road
Louisa, Virginia 23093
(540) 748-2288

Eden Farms

A small, family-run pet ranch offering baby rabbits for sale year-round, as well as indoor pet cages andoutdoor hutches, accessories and more. Also offering nursery berry plants and shrubs. If you do not watnt o make a purchase but want to see the Farm anyway, the cost is $15 for a tour that will last about 30 minutes, and you can brin up to seven people. Call for pricing on larger groups.

4605 Fox Chase Run
Gum Springs, VA 23065
(804) 556-3377

Forrest Green Farm

Providing Products and Education for Whole Living. A small, family farm located in Louisa, Virginia with a farm store open to the public Thursday through Sunday 9-5 year round. Our family is committed to supplying you with the best naturally and ecologically grown culinary & medicinal herb plants, heirloom vegetables plants, and flowers. Other herbal products include dried herbal teas, dip mixes, culinary seasonings, herbal first aid and other medicinal products. We raise grass-fed beef, pastured chicken eggs & whole chickens, and offer a winter CSA. Another specialty of Forrest Green Farm is our registered Polled Miniature Herefords and naturally grown horse hay. The Rahm family is committed to providing education for you to achieve Whole Living by teaching hands-on classes about gardening, cooking, preserving food, nutrition, family friendly herbalism, and pasture raised animals.

2317 Evergreen Road
Louisa, VA 23093
(540) 967-1165

Legacy Mustang Preservation

People Helping Mustangs. Mustangs Helping People. Legacy Mustang Preservation is on a mission to provide a nurturing environment for the American Mustang and promote the understanding, appreciation, and adoption of this distinctly American breed.

Visit us by appointment
1658 Evergreen Rd
Louisa, VA 23093
(540) 661-9990

Project Perry / The Central Virginia Parrot Sanctuary

The Central Virginia Parrot Sanctuary is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, adoption and sanctuary of parrots living in captivity. Our primary mission is to provide exceptional natural environments for our residents where they can enjoy the enrichment of flight and the togetherness of flock with excellent care provided by a dedicated team of staff and volunteers. Parrots and other exotic birds represent the largest population of captive wildlife in the U.S., and the need to protect them continues to grow. Our impact extends beyond our residents through outreach and education – helping to improve the lives of birds everywhere. We are one of six accredited parrot sanctuaries in the entire United States, accredited by both the American Sanctuary Association (ASA) and Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS). Visit by apppointment.

P.O. Box 1208
Louisa, VA 23093
(540) 967-0447

Sorbie Farm Alpacas

At our farm we breed and raise alpacas. We welcome visitors of all ages to see and interact with these gentle, beautiful South American animals. Our facility includes a farm store that carries alpaca fleece products from yarn to finished garments. Come learn more about these creatures whose fleece rivals cashmere.

374 Sorbie Lane
Mineral, VA 23117
(540) 872-5251