Beth Spilkin Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer Beth has many years experience working in the Veterinary field as well as owning a dog walking and pet care business. She is passionate about animal rights and is best known for her activism in Toronto and presence at vigils. She continues to support animal rights groups such as the Grassroots Anti-Speciesism Movement, Anonymous for the Voiceless and The Save Movement, when she is not doing farm chores! Beth works at an animal hospital in Meaford, ON.
Jaime Sirna Co-Founder & Executive Director
Jaime started out in the hospitality industry at a young age, and attended college for both Culinary and Hotel Management programs. She was running successful large restaurants by the age of 21, achieving some of Ontario's highest health inspection scores and gaining a reputation for good food and comedic staff management.
She began her bond with animals at the age of six, after rescuing bunnies in the backyard and becoming an wildlife foster. Jaime later worked for a private farm Sanctuary for 6 years, rescuing over 50 farmed animals and rehabilitating using natural horsemanship methods. She’s always rescued wildlife and was a founding member of a large dog rescue group in 2012. She furthered her understanding of Animal Behaviour and Welfare in 2015 after taking a course through University of Guelph. Jaime works brings an extensive knowledge of livestock health and behaviour, nutrition and homeopathic treatment to the LOBFS team.
Brian the Steer Marketing Manager Brian plays an integral role as the face of the Sanctuary - he runs social media outlets such as the @brian_the_steer instagram page, and was the creator of Selfies with Brian!