Beach Boxes get new sand area
Our group of 11 Mediterranean miniature donkeys now have an area of sand to enjoy alongside their paddock.
Collaboration is key in the rescue of a group of donkeys
A group of neglected donkeys received a fresh start from The Donkey Sanctuary, ending a period of misery and pain at the hands of a neglectful owner.
The Donkey Sanctuary wins at UK Social Media Awards
Our innovative event, ‘Sanctuary From Your Sofa’, has scooped the award for Best Audience Engagement Campaign at the prestigious 2020 UK Social Media Awards.
Remembering Twiggy and Gem
We say a sad farewell to Twiggy and Gem, two of our much loved miniature donkeys.
The shared joys of enrichment
Mental wellbeing is of the utmost importance for every living creature. This #WorldMentalHealthDay, we reflect on the benefits of enriching your donkeys’ environment and explore how a focus on the welfare of your animals can have a positive impact on your own wellbeing.
Sanctuary From Your Sofa reaches the 2020 UK Social Media Awards finals
We have been shortlisted as finalists in the 2020 UK Social Media Awards for Sanctuary From Your Sofa, a series of virtual visits to our Sidmouth sanctuary during lockdown.
Donkeys with severely overgrown hooves rescued
A pair of donkeys, who were struggling to walk because of their severely overgrown hooves, are now safe in our care.
Going the extra mile for donkeys
Animal lover and Donkey Guardian, Cobi Snelson, braved torrential rain to run the virtual London Marathon for The Donkey Sanctuary on Sunday 4 October.
Small in stature, big in personality
We catch up with some of the smaller donkeys at Slade House Farm in Sidmouth and hear how a pair of minis have settled into their new life at the sanctuary.