From rescue work and life-saving veterinary care to education, training and campaigning, find out how we make a difference to donkeys in a variety of ways.
If they are fit, healthy and well-behaved, our aim is to find forever homes for our rescue donkeys. Could you be one?
Take a behind-the-scenes look at the first stages of a rescued or relinquished donkey's journey in our new short film.
UK & Ireland rescues
The Donkey Sanctuary's welfare team is ready to respond to the next group of desperate donkeys in the UK and Ireland.
Our welfare and rescue work is not confined to the UK; we face many different welfare issues around the world.