Celebrate the amazing friendships we witness every day
The gift of friendship
40 years of joy
Celebrating four decades of Donkey Assisted Therapy
Welcome to Santorini
See how we are helping the donkeys and mules on the island of Santorini
We need your help
Your generous support means we can lead donkeys like James to a better life
As seen on TV
In 2004 as the centre opened to the children of Greater Manchester we met Eleanor.
The Veterinary Department would like to introduce you to 31 year old Fred.
Cocoa is our oldest donkey here our Manchester donkey assisted therapy centre. He recently celebrated his 21st birthday.
My name is Daniel, and I’ve been coming to the centre here at Eccup for around 8 years now, the past 18 months as an employee. Ten years...
It never gets any easier saying goodbye to one of our four-legged friends and I often wonder when is the right time to say goodbye to...
On the 25 November 2015, The Donkey Sanctuary will celebrate 40 years of providing donkey assisted therapy for children with additional...