Just before International Donkey Week (8th to 15th May) I was involved in a fantastic project launch of the ‘Passport to Lyme Bay’ – an initiative positively bringing together Pecorama, Seaton Tramway and The Donkey Sanctuary.
Below is a list of some of the events being held at the Sanctuary where we hope that you will be able to join us.
For a more complete list of what's on, including our training courses, please see our Calendar of Events.
With the undeniable onset of autumn, international animal welfare charity, The Donkey Sanctuary, today announces an exciting new programme of events taking place at its headquarters in Sidmouth over the coming months.
A FREE donkey care workshop is being held at our sister charity's donkey riding centre based in Abbey Hey on Saturday 8th October 2011 from 10am-4pm.
The Donkey Sanctuary are inviting local donkey owners or anyone who is thinking of owning a donkey to come along and spend a day on The ‘D is for Donkey’ Tour, which covers diets, de-worming and daily checks.
A FREE donkey care workshop is being run by International Animal Welfare charity The Donkey Sanctuary's Derbyshire Centre situated in Flagg near Buxton on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th September 2011 from 10am-4pm.
International animal welfare charity The Donkey Sanctuary is joining forces with popular East Devon attraction Seaton Tramway to offer a promotion for those enjoying their summer holidays in the area.
International animal welfare charity The Donkey Sanctuary has today launched its exciting new programme of events taking place at the Sidmouth sanctuary during February and March.
The Pre-Spring Programme of Events, which is available from the Visitors’ Centre at The Donkey Sanctuary and can be downloaded for free from the website, contains treats for all ages.
‘D’ is for Donkey - Summer Tour 2011
Diets, De-worming and Daily checks
Free hands on, practical and interactive donkey care workshops coming to an area near you.
We’ve all heard the old adage ‘you are what you eat’, but have you ever stopped to think exactly how this may also be true for your donkey? Join us for more practical tips on feeding, and learn how to create the correct diet for your donkey.
What goes in must come out - Learn more about dung sampling, parasite control, de-worming & pasture management.
If he looks good, he probably feels good - Find out how to assess you donkey’s health and manage his daily care.
Whether you are an experienced donkey owner, have newly acquired donkeys or are thinking or purchasing a couple of our four legged friends, The Donkey Sanctuary invites you to come and join your regions experts in donkey care and welfare for a FREE day of information & advice.
International Donkey Week is a holiday with a difference - a chance for you to have close contact with our donkeys in glorious settings. You can groom, cuddle or just sit and watch the donkeys, which, we hasten to add, is very relaxing and therapeutic.
Every year The Donkey Sanctuary holds this unique week's holiday, relaxing down among the donkeys.