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Latest News

Packing up

We're on the move!

The time has finally arrived and the Veterinary Department are in the middle of moving from our old hospital buildings to the brand new...

Working mule in Santorini

Equine charities unite for worldwide welfare action

UK equine welfare charities Brooke, The Donkey Sanctuary, SPANA and World Horse Welfare today announce their first formal coalition.

Working tourist taxi donkey at Santorini

European Parliament adopts Resolution to transform lives of horses, donkeys and mules across Europe

The Donkey Sanctuary's partnership with Eurogroup for Animals launched an important project to ensure the EU’s 6 million horses and 1.5...

Forthcoming events

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

27 March 2017. Sidmouth, Devon
Stage 2: Introduction to Donkey Health Care

Stage 2: Introduction to Donkey Health Care

28 March 2017. Sidmouth, Devon
Belfast Twighlight Club

Belfast Twilight Club

29 March 2017. 72 Ballymartin Road, Templepatrick, Belfast BT39 0BS