Donate

Help us to protect donkeys and mules

Calendar

Find out what's on here at the Sanctuary

Help a donkey

Are you concerned about a donkey?

+353 (0) 22 48398

Volunteer

Give us the gift of time and get involved in our amazing work

Rehome

Can you provided a home for a pair of donkeys or mules?

Adopt

Join the adoption family and have a friend for life

Gift shop

Every purchase will help us make a real difference

Visit

Come and meet our donkeys and mules

FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Julie Anne showing off her teeth!

Continued Professional Development 03.03.17

Friday, 3 March, 2017 - 09:00 to 16:00.
Hannigans Farm, Lisgriffin Road, Liscarroll, Mallow, CO. Cork
Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Friday, 3 March, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00.
Knockardbane Farm, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork
Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Friday, 7 April, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00.
Knockardbane Farm, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork
Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Friday, 5 May, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00.
Knockardbane Farm, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork
Summer Fair

Summer Fair with Dog Show

Sunday, 14 May, 2017 - 12:00 to 17:00.
Knockardbane Farm, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork
Pet Expo is always a great day out for all of the family

Mallow Pet Expo

Friday, 26 May, 2017 - 12:00 to Sunday, 28 May, 2017 - 17:00.
Mallow Racecourse

LATEST NEWS

Julie Anne showing off her teeth!

Continued Professional Development 03.03.17

Calling all Equine Dental Technicians, you are welcome to attend a Continued Professional Development Day on Friday 3rd March 2017 in...

A visitor enjoying donkey grooming at The Sanctuary

Donkeys enjoy outreach visits

This year we are celebrating 30 years of rescuing and rehabilitating donkeys but we are also acknowledging the fact that we have spent a...

Noel with some of our rescue donkeys

The Donkey Sanctuary Ireland extremely grateful for funding award of €120,000

The Donkey Sanctuary Ireland was in receipt of a funding award from The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine on Christmas week...

Maura, Daithi, Molly, Ginny, Joe and Tríona

TV debut for our donkeys

On Sunday night last I got a phone-call about a slot that had opened up on the RTÉ Today Show on Monday evening.

Comet and Eclipse adapting to their new home

Home for Christmas

I first met Comet and Eclipse in July 2015, two stunning skewbald donkeys, mother and daughter.

The donkeys and kids posing outside the church

Donkeys shine in Christmas Tree Festival

A five day Christmas Tree Festival was held at St Columb's Cathedral in Derry.