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Latest News

Donkeys waiting to be slaughtered

Charity disappointed by 'backwards step' for donkeys

The Donkey Sanctuary has expressed disappointment at the news that China is reducing the import tax on donkey skins for use in...

Refuge for Faith, Hope and Charity this Christmas

Three female donkeys neglected and abandoned in North Belfast have been taken into the care of The Donkey Sanctuary in Ireland.

Donkey ‘therapy’ offers support to young cancer patients

A pair of young cancer survivors gained support with their emotional growth from an unlikely source – donkeys.

Forthcoming events

Enjoy a hearty roast at The Kitchen alongside one of Devon's finest views

Sunday Roasts @ The Kitchen

21 January 2018. The Kitchen restaurant
Enjoy a hearty roast at The Kitchen alongside one of Devon's finest views

Sunday Roasts @ The Kitchen

28 January 2018. The Kitchen restaurant
Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

Stage 1: Introduction to Donkey Care

30 January 2018. Sidmouth, Devon