Spring is Here!

Spring has arrived and the cows are delighted to welcome the warmer weather and  greener pastures! Happily living out their full lives together. Today we have the intention to inspire people worldwide of the importance of caring for cows with kindness and compassion...

Shanti and Dakshina!

Greetings from Shanti and Dakshina! Shanti, and her family, live in a sanctuary in western New York and Dakshina is in a sanctuary in the Catskill Mountains. Shanti enjoying a snowy day! Shanti (on the right side) with her daughter and granddaughter. Dakshina,...

Greetings from Lisabella – April 2024

Greetings from Lisabella! Lisabella, when she was young, snuggling in the grass. Lisabella is such a sweetheart and gets along with all the other cows.  She finds it easy to flow amongst the herd in a peaceful and friendly way! Lisabella relaxing in the barn. We are...

Greetings from Littleman – April 2024

Greetings from Littleman! Littleman enjoying a neck massage from Wayne Littleman is always open to affection and a carrot! As one of the guys in the herd, he is trying to establish his position but there are older and bigger guys who have other ideas about this! We...

Newsletter (April 2024)

  The cows have been enjoying their hay this winter thanks to your generosity and support! We are still experiencing a bit of winter but ...... We are hopeful that the grass will emerge soon and Spring will be with us! With all appreciation and gratitude!  ...

Greetings from the Herd – February 2024

The cows are doing well! They have been through a week of bitter cold weather but no matter how cold it was, if it was a sunny day, they chose to be outside and saved their barn time for the evening.  Today with warmer weather, they headed straight to the field for a...

Happy Valentine’s Day – February 2024

We'd like to take this opportunity to share how grateful we are that you are a part of our herd, and to thank you for helping make our dream home a reality. To celebrate the occasion, we invite you to adopt or feed a cow in honor of someone special. You can click here...

Greetings from Priya – January 2024!

As former head of the herd, Priya commanded respect and got it!  She could be a bit bossy and quite independent.  Although the smallest cow in size, all the cows would follow Priya's lead. Priya is still very respected among the cows, but now that she has relinquished...

Greetings from Shanti – January 2024

Shanti came to Govinda Goshala by way of a dairy farm in the southern tier of NY State. Perhaps due to leaving her daughter behind, Shanti became a wonderful and overprotective mother! Shanti nursed Krsangi (her daughter) for 10 years! Shanti has been very sensitive...