Finding Paradise: Leilani Farm Sanctuary of Maui

Finding Paradise: Leilani Farm Sanctuary of Maui

by Laurelee Blanchard

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Overview

Leilani Farm Sanctuary chronicles Laurelee Blanchard’s unique journey from corporate America to nonprofit animal rescue. Her story is inspiring, devastating, instructive, heroic, and unforgettable.

The story—enhanced by stunning photographs—begins by taking readers on a tour of Laurelee’s life running a sanctuary for rescued farm animals such as goats, pigs, and chickens in Hawaii. It quickly rewinds the clock beginning with her harrowing childhood, a highly successful career in commercial real estate, the joys and challenges of marriage, and her eventual decision to abandon her pursuit of money to start one of the most well-respected animal sanctuaries in the United States. You will be captivated by the accounts of her daring and life-threatening animal rescues. Her story will motivate you to think about everything you’re doing in your own life, inspiring you to pursue your own heartfelt passion and to cherish every day.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780692857601
Publisher: Leilani Farm Sanctuary
Publication date: 05/31/2017
Pages: 182
Sales rank: 741,978
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 10.88(h) x 0.49(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 01 Alex’s Arrival 1

Chapter 02 The Sanctuary At Sunrise 5

Chapter 03 My Unforgettable Cat . 17

Chapter 04 Clashing With My Dad 19

Chapter 05 The Power Of Karate . 21

Chapter 06 My Adventurous Teens . 23

Chapter 07 Engaging The Medical Profession . 25

Chapter 08 My New Frontier: Commercial Real Estate . 27

Chapter 09 Wedding Bells 31

Chapter 10 Moving To A New Firm . 33

Chapter 11 Kitten In The Bed 35

Chapter 12 Dealing And Wheeling 37

Chapter 13 My Transition To Animal Protection 39

Chapter 14 Discovering The Animal Rights Movement . 41

Chapter 15 Slipping Out Of Handcuffs . 43

Chapter 16 Dream Job 45

Chapter 17 My Day At Farm Sanctuary 47

contents

Chapter 18 Chartering A Jet To Maui 49

Chapter 19 Our Maui Paradise 51

Chapter 20 Maui Egg Factory 55

Chapter 21 Infiltrating The Piggery . 57

Chapter 22 Newborn Orphan Goats . 59

Chapter 23 A Sale On Spent Hens 61

Chapter 24 More Baby Goats 63

Chapter 25 A Consultant To Farm Sanctuary . 65

Chapter 26 Tragedy While Vacationing 67

Chapter 27 Leilani The Donkey 69

Chapter 28 Ned, A Survivor Of A Goat Dairy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .71

Chapter 29 Reprieve From A Goat-Meat Farm 73

Chapter 30 Career Change 75

Chapter 31 Hens Left To Die 77

Chapter 32 The End Of A Marriage . 79

Chapter 33 Major Life Changes 81

Chapter 34 Downward Spiral 83

Chapter 35 The Birth Of Leilani Farm Sanctuary 85

Chapter 36 George, The Blind Pig 95

Chapter 37 A Friend For Leilani 97

Chapter 38 Shipping Pigs Across The Sea 99

Chapter 39 Escape From The Piggery . 101

Chapter 40 Losing The Property . 103

Chapter 41 Freddy, A Kidnapped Goat 105

Chapter 42 Rooster Liberation 109

Chapter 43 Wild Boar Finds Sanctuary . 111

Chapter 44 Sudden Reality TV Stars 115

Chapter 45 Bull Running On The Road 117

Chapter 46 Dorothy, A Spent Dairy Cow 119

Chapter 47 Farm Tours . 121

Chapter 48 A Fabulous Life 159

Chapter 49 Taking Action For Animals 163

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