Our Manchester sanctuary was the fourth regional sanctuary to be established and offers donkey-assisted therapy sessions.

Road closure notice: This weekend, Hyde Road will be shut from 06:00 on Saturday 7 March to 23:59 on Sunday 8 March. There are ongoing 20-30 minute average delays during the peak periods. Please keep this in mind if you are planning to visit our Manchester sanctuary this weekend. For more information, please visit the Transport for Greater Manchester website.

Address: The Donkey Sanctuary, Green Fold, Abbey Hey, Manchester M18 8RJ.

Telephone: +44 (0) 161 301 4051.


  • Car park (limited spaces)
  • Toilets.