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Help the horses save Christmas at Helen Woodward

RANCHO SANTA FE — Bring the youngsters for a special holiday treat as “Sunny & Angel Save Christmas.”Help Santa save Christmas with Sunny and Angel, the miracle twin foals born at Helen Woodward Animal Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sunday Dec. 15 and Dec. 16 at 6461 El Apajo Road. Experience fun holiday activities during this one-of-a-kind event: Children will hear the thrilling story of how Sunny and Angel saved Christmas, play and learn with the barn animals, do holiday crafts, and meet and take pictures with Santa Claus.

After an hour of holiday magic with Santa and his farm-animal helpers, join the Sugar Plum Fair for yummy yuletide treats and gift vendors. Entry is $22 for children, adults $9. For more information, contact Santa’s Shop, (858) 756-4117, ext. 318 or visit

Helen Woodward Animal Center is located at 6461 El Apajo Road in Rancho Santa Fe. Kennels are open daily Monday through Friday from noon to 6 p.m.; Saturdays 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday 11a.m. to 6 p.m. (last application accepted 15 minutes before closing). For more information call (858) 756-4117, option 1 or visit