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Latest News

Five friends at their new home

Sanctuary takes in five donkeys when they needed it most

Ensuring the health and happiness of every donkey in the UK doesn’t just mean being there for donkeys when their welfare is compromised...

Will and Coco

Adorable donkeys get a roof over their heads

A loveable pair of donkeys called Coco and Will are two of the newest arrivals to The Donkey Sanctuary in Sidmouth after the charity...

Foal friends

Four foal friends' brighter future

Four adorable but unwanted donkey foals have landed on their hooves in their new home at The Donkey Sanctuary in Devon.

Forthcoming events

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

20 February 2018. Abbey Hey, Manchester
Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

21 February 2018. Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham
Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

24 February 2018. Carluke, South Lanarkshire