GRANBURY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – There was a frantic evacuation during a grass fire near Granbury Monday afternoon.
The fire got within 200 yards of Second Chance Farms.READ MORE: Thousands Of Haitian Migrants Crowd Under Bridge To Wait In Texas Town On Mexican Border
It’s a place for special needs animals that are blind, deaf or missing a limb.READ MORE: Texas Doctor Says He's Still Being Punished For Trying To Save Lives During COVID-19
The farm’s owner saw the smoke and sent out alerts and a Facebook post calling for help to get the 100 or so animals to safety.
“And help came from all over,” said Sandi Walker. “We had, I don’t know, a line maybe about a mile long of cars, trucks, trailers. They came to load horses, donkeys, whatever they could.”MORE NEWS: Workers Raise Big Tex For 2021 As State Fair Of Texas Set To Kick Off September 24
Volunteers are returning the animals to the farm and the power was being turned back on Monday night.