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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Children's holiday activities such as face painting at The Donkey Sanctuary

Summer Holiday Activities

Saturday, 23 July 2016 - 11:00am to Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 3:00pm. Slade House Farm, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 0NU
Leeds I Love Donkeys Grooming Session

Leeds I Love Donkeys Grooming Session

Friday, 29 July 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm. Swan Lane, Eccup, Leeds, LS16 8AZ

Belfast Holiday Club

Friday, 29 July 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm. 72 Ballymartin Road, Templepatrick, Belfast BT39 0BS

Sidmouth Drop In Day

Tuesday, 2 August 2016 - 10:00am to 3:00pm. Sidmouth Donkey Assisted Therapy Centre, The Donkey Sanctuary, EX10 0NU
Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Tuesday, 2 August 2016 - 10:00am to 3:30pm. Sidmouth, Devon
Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Tuesday, 2 August 2016 - 10:30am to 4:00pm. Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire

Belfast Holiday Club

Wednesday, 3 August 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm. 72 Ballymartin Road, Templepatrick, Belfast BT39 0BS

LATEST NEWS

For The Love Of... Tavistock Charity Shop

The Donkey Sanctuary opens its second Charity Shop in Tavistock

On Friday 29 July The Donkey Sanctuary will celebrate the opening of its second charity shop ‘For The Love Of…’ in Tavistock.

Dante at El Refugio del Burrito

Both a little greyer and wiser

Is he still here?

Dylan the cheeky donkey

Oh the joys

Rehomed donkey Dylan lives with Julia and her family who shared this photo that perfectly sums up his most innocent of looks, he's...

Flash and Jessie in their new home

Rehoming made easy

As you may have read in previous blogs, The Donkey Sanctuary has a superb rehoming scheme, whereby suitable homes are matched with...

Baron

Feline friends join the team at Trow Farm

We are pleased to present our newest team members to join us at Trow and Hurfords Farm!

Coco and Jaqui

Coco and Jaqui fly the flag for The Donkey Sanctuary

Coco lives permanently at one of our bases in Scotland.