Keep up-to-date with all our latest news here in the UK and from projects around the world.
Your support not only helps us treat donkeys and mules in the UK, but enables us to share our knowledge with fellow professionals across Europe.
Bonnie's vital support
When she became unwell, it was unthinkable that Bonnie should undergo treatment without quiet, dependable May by her side.
New collaboration to develop equine welfare in China
The Donkey Sanctuary and World Horse Welfare have formed a groundbreaking partnership with the China Horse Industry Association (CHIA) and the Chinese Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) to improve equine welfare in China.
A bray of thanks to our marathon magnificent seven
In temperatures topping 24°C, a team of seven runners took on the 2018 London Marathon, raising nearly £16,000 for The Donkey Sanctuary.
New professional textbook launched
The Donkey Sanctuary will officially launch its new professional textbook, The Clinical Companion of the Donkey, on Saturday 21 April 2018 at the 15th World Equine Veterinary Association (WEVA) Congress in Beijing, China.
Donkeys rescued from Spanish 'farm of horrors'
The Donkey Sanctuary in Spain has secured the safety of three donkeys who were left in darkness to suffer alongside many other desperate and dying animals in a “farm of horrors”.
Mules given chance of recovery
Three Scottish mules with grossly overgrown hooves have been given a fighting chance of survival thanks to vital treatment offered up by The Donkey Sanctuary.
Fond farewell to Charlie C
Devoted staff at The Donkey Sanctuary have said their farewells to beloved donkey Charlie C who has passed away at the age of 26.
Branching out for donkeys in Tanzania
Community projects around the world are showing us that it is vital to involve local people when it comes to improving donkey welfare in the long-term.