Sanctuary provides renewed purpose for animals without homes Photos by Villa ChardonnayVilla Chardonnay is an animal sanctuary that is celebrating its 15-year anniversary this year. ■ Matt McPherson / Columnist Just south of Hemet in Sage lies a sanctuary for horses, dogs, cats and other animals that strives to improve the quality of life for all of God’s creatures. Villa Chardonnay – Horses with Wings is a 30-acre ranch that continues to expand and improve its facility and 24-hour care. Villa Chardonnay has become one of the largest animal sanctuaries in Southern California and will celebrate its 15-year anniversary in October. The horse that started the sanctuary Monika Kerber founded Villa

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