Visit The Gentle Barn and groom the horses, brush the cows, hold the chickens, give the pigs tummy rubs, hug the goats and sheep, hypnotize the emu, sit under the shade trees, munch on popcorn, and make new friends. There are several ways you can visit us: Visit us any Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Please check our voice mail in adverse weather at 661-252-2440). We ask a $5.00 donation (or more) per person to help feed and care for the animals and support our violence prevention program. Have a private tour with Ellie - Our Founder or Jay - Our President, see the animals and hear their stories for a donation of $400. Bring your child's classroom to The Gentle Barn for a field trip, $10/child. Bring your child's scout troop to The Gentle Barn, $10/child. Have a Gentle Barn Birthday party here and have the time of your life!