A wild sanctuary: how donkeys help with biodiversity
Learn how donkeys interact with their surroundings and how it helps improve environmental diversity.
Rupert and Toby thriving at their Guardian home
Rupert and Toby, who were discovered living in a dirty pen with painfully twisted hooves, are now enjoying new lives at their Guardian home.
Heartache leads to true friendship for two donkeys
A donkey left heartbroken following the loss of his best friend has now found a new companion.
Birthday cele'bray'tions for tea-loving Boomer
Boomer has been a resident at our Ivybridge sanctuary since it opened in 2007 and has been winning hearts ever since. Read on to learn about his birthday celebrations!
Jemimah and Snowball rescued from neglect
Jemimah and Snowball were rescued from their unsuitable environment and are now safe in our care.
Cumbrian pair disqualified from keeping equines for a decade
A joint operation between the RSPCA, The Donkey Sanctuary and Cumbria Constabulary has rescued seven donkeys suffering from lameness.
One of the UK's rarest animals thriving at Paccombe Farm
One of the UK’s rarest mammals appears to be thriving at our Paccombe Farm in Devon. Learn more about dormice and the steps we are taking to help in their conservation.
Casey makes great strides
Casey was born with ballerina syndrome and could only walk on the tips of his toes. Learn about the programme of stretching, physiotherapy and remedial farrier work that has helped to transform his life.
Mary and Della's Christmas miracle
With two days to go until Christmas, 17-year-old donkey Mary and her daughter Della needed a festive miracle.