Vegan Sanctuary Spotlight | Eden’s Way Farm Sanctuary

Article By Taryn Szedlak

Jaye Dueck, the founder of Eden’s Way Farm Sanctuary, has been vegan for over 10 years and vegetarian since she was 12 years old.

She grew up on a cattle ranch in Northern Alberta and was involved in 4-H for horses and cattle. Having to sell her steer at the end of each year was devastating and when she realized where many of the cattle went, she made the switch to becoming vegetarian.

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Vegan Sanctuary Spotlight | Arion Therapeutic Farm

Article By Taryn Szedlak

At Arion Therapeutic Farm in Kelowna, BC, there is something special about everyone. That’s why founder Heather Henderson took her time choosing the name and logo. “Arion is Greek mythology – unique and more symbolic. In the logo, the right leg has a hand instead of a hoof” says Heather. “The hand represents special needs and that everyone has a little something that makes them special”.

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What Is Sanctuary?

sanc·tu·ar·y

/ˈsaNGk(t)SHəˌwerē/

noun

noun: sanctuary; plural noun: sanctuaries

1.1. a place of refuge or safety.

“his sons took sanctuary in the church”

My story of sanctuary is not pretty.  I did not follow my own advice when becoming a sanctuary.  The word never entered my head, let alone the ponderance of its meaning.

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