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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Saturday, 3 September 2016 - 10:30am to 4:00pm. Carluke, South Lanarkshire
Bray & Stay with donkeys

Bray & Stay Experience

Saturday, 3 September 2016 - 3:00pm to Sunday, 4 September 2016 - 11:00am. Slade House Farm, Sidmouth, Devon EX10 0NU
Stage 2: Introduction to Donkey Health Care

Stage 2: Introduction to Donkey Health Care

Sunday, 4 September 2016 - 10:30am to 4:00pm. Carluke, South Lanarkshire
Experience Day at The Donkey Sanctuary

All things donkey

Wednesday, 7 September 2016 - 9:00am to 1:00pm. Slade House Farm, Sidmouth, Devon EX10 0NU
Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Wednesday, 7 September 2016 - 10:30am to 4:00pm. Derbyshire Centre, Buxton
Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Thursday, 8 September 2016 - 10:00am to 3:30pm. Sidmouth, Devon

Stage 2: Introduction to Donkey Health Care

Friday, 9 September 2016 - 10:00am to 3:30pm. Sidmouth, Devon

LATEST NEWS

Cyprus donkey

Looking out for donkeys in Cyprus

Our Sanctuary in Cyprus has been busy this summer, carrying out ‘outreach visits’ to over 60 villages helping to provide vital treatment...

Sunflowers at the Sanctuary

Sunflowers bring a buzz to Sidmouth Sanctuary

The sunflowers at our Sidmouth Sanctuary are blooming and providing a feast for the eyes… and for wildlife.

Checking the donkeys is a group effort

All Over Check Ups

It’s been a very busy time at Hurfords Farm recently as all the donkeys have been given an all over exam to check for the presence of...

Demeku with her sick mother at the Alage ATVET College. Her mother passed away two days after this picture was taken

A bright future for Demeku

Demeku didn’t have the brightest of starts to life.

A story of collaboration

A story of collaboration

This story started with our marvellous mule carer Lesley, who has rehomed four of our mules in Gloucestershire, who sadly lost her...

Donkeys and Dinosaurs

Donkeys and Dinosaurs

What do donkeys and dinosaurs have in common?