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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Friday, 2 September, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00.
Knockardbane Farm, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork

Stage 2: Donkey health care day

Thursday, 8 September, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00.
Ratooragh, Schull, Co Cork
We are looking forward to welcoming large crowds

Open Day

Sunday, 25 September, 2016 - 12:00 to 17:00.
Hannigans Farm, Lisgriffin Road, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork
Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Friday, 4 November, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00.
Knockardbane Farm, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork
Santa's Grotto

Christmas Craft Fair and Food Fair with Santa's Grotto

Sunday, 27 November, 2016 - 12:00.
Hannigans Farm, Lisgriffin Road, Liscarroll, Mallow, CO. Cork
Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Friday, 2 December, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00.
Knockardbane Farm, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork

LATEST NEWS

Lucky Charm and Timothy settling in

Lucky Charm and Timothy move around

I have been working at The Donkey Sanctuary for a long time, twenty years plus, mainly at Knockardbane Farm where it all started from a...

Walshie on time of rescue on right and recovering on left

The Donkey Sanctuary and the ISPCA collaborate to offer lifelong care for neglected donkey ‘Walshie’

The ISPCA responded to reports of a neglected donkey in a farm in Co. Limerick at the beginning of August.

Donkey enthusiasts visiting the Sanctuary

Fabulous supporters and visitors from all over the world

We are very fortunate that we have such a stunning farm and facility here that can care for hundreds of donkeys that need special...

Donkeys Massey, Forde, Ruffles, Ted and Ryan

Olympic Glory and Fairy Godmothers

Sound travels considerable distance in the still of a summer Sunday afternoon.

Cathy with mule Kendon

Rosettes and red faces at the RDS Horse Show

'"He's a lovely donkey'' is not a phrase one expects to hear at the vetting gate of the Royal Dublin Society during horse show week.

Mule Kendon and Eugene Butler in the RDS

Mules parade in front of President of Ireland

The Irish Donkey Society (IDS) will stage a spectacular display of donkeys and donkey farming equipment and carriages at work and at...