On April 11 at 10pm EST, new 12-part vegan documentary series Saved by the Barn will debut on Animal Planet. Each hour-long episode will highlight a different animal’s rescue story from 2019, spotlighting each animal’s personality and the heroic, behind-the-scenes efforts of workers at Barn Sanctuary in Chelsea, MI. In 2016, animal activist Dan McKernan and his father, Tom, converted their family farm into a sanctuary that rescues animals from factory farms, natural disasters, and other neglectful or exploitative situations. “Saved By the Barn is going to be a heartwarming and uplifting series that grants everyone permission to fall in love with farmed animals in ways they never knew possible,” Barn Sanctuary Executive Director Kelly Holt told VegNews. “During a challenging and scary time, our show will be a welcome reprieve for families who want a dose of positivity and hope. I can’t wait to see how many people become invested in the lives and care of our incredible family of rescued farm animals.”
New Vegan Show Will Debut on Animal Planet in Early April
New series Saved by the Barn will highlight the lives of rescued farmed animals at Barn Sanctuary in Michigan.
March 18, 2020