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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Stage 2: Donkey health care day

Stage 2: Donkey health care day

Saturday, 21 October, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00.
Wicklow SPCA, Sharpeshill, Co. Wicklow
Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Friday, 3 November, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00.
Knockardbane Farm, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork
Donkey Dilly with our fabulous Quality Time Volunteers

Christmas Craft Fair and Food Fair

Sunday, 26 November, 2017 - 12:00 to 16:00.
Hannigans Farm, Lisgriffin Road, Liscarroll, Mallow, CO. Cork
Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Stage 1: Donkey care induction day

Friday, 1 December, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00.
Knockardbane Farm, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork
Stage 2: Donkey health care day

Stage 2: Donkey health care day

Friday, 8 December, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00.
Knockardbane Farm, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork
This is a lovely festive occasion

Christmas Raffle and Carol Singing

Thursday, 14 December, 2017 - 13:00.
Knockardbane Farm, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork

LATEST NEWS

Doneys featured in 2018 calendar

Ireland Calendar 2018 - available now!

The Donkey Sanctuary Ireland Calendar for 2018 is now available to buy.

Ruby and Superstar leave The Donkey Sanctuary

Expectations

Expectations – we all have values, standards, needs and dreams. These lead us to have expectations.

Rehomed Cob My Lovely Horse Rescue Equine Welfare Network

Transforming the lives of donkeys (and equines) in need

The Donkey Sanctuary recently collaborated with local equine charities ‘My Lovely Horse Rescue’ and ‘The Equine Rescue Network’ to find...

Joe Collins (left) with Stuart Reid

Federation of veterinarians in Europe

The Federation of Veterinarians in Europe held its General Assembly in mid-June this year.

Donkeys in the community

First global strategy on animal welfare

I shall try to follow the example set by a Kenyan woman when introducing her presentation on donkey welfare, this should be short enough...

Donkeys safe and sound

Safe from the bush fire

I associate bush fires with places like Australia and they conjure images of kangaroos running from the flames.