Working towards a world where donkeys and mules live free from suffering.
Helping working donkeys
Your support is helping us work to improve the welfare of millions of donkeys and mules worldwide.
Read how your support helps us be there for desperate donkeys like Echo when they need us.
News & campaigns
New hospital - one year on
Our new donkey hospital has now been open for a year. Thanks to your amazing support, hundreds of donkeys and mules are being given happier, healthier lives.
A helping hand for newborn foal
Staff at The Donkey Sanctuary’s Brookfield Farm near Honiton have taken on the task of hand-rearing a newborn foal after it was rejected by its mother.
Protecting mules and donkeys
This month The Donkey Sanctuary will be attending Spain’s biggest pilgrimage festival, El Rocío.
How you can help
Join Team Donkey Sanctuary
Are you interested in getting fit and taking on the challenge of a lifetime while at the same time raising funds for The Donkey Sanctuary? Find out how to get involved.
Find out what it takes to regime a pair of donkeys or mules in the UK. Could you be a Donkey Guardian and become part of our rehoming scheme?
Volunteers are The Donkey Sanctuary's true champions. Join this incredible team of people devoted to improving the lives of donkeys and mules worldwide.