Circle of life: Kids thrive helping animals survive

ARK Farms provides an ecosystem where everyone (including the chickens) has an important role

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 25, 2020 8:18 AM CT | Published: August 23, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Since 2013, ARK Farms has helped young people in the community build empowering skills through work with rescue animals, providing both emotional support and marketable skills the kids can use later in life.


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Patrick Lantrip

Patrick Lantrip

Patrick Lantrip is an award-winning writer, photographer and videographer based in Memphis, Tennessee. When not exploring the outdoors, Patrick enjoys spending time with his daughter, Anna.

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