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Have a teddy bear's picnic at home

Enjoy a Teddy Bear's Picnic at home!

Due to COVID-19, we can't hold our Teddy Bear's Picnic this summer. As well as a great day out it's a big fundraising event for us.

Our Open Farm remains temporarily closed to the public

The Donkey Sanctuary Open Farm

Our Open Farm is temporarily closed while we focus our efforts on ensuring our resident donkeys receive the highest level of care.

At home on the Open Farm

Seven foals saved

Seven foals found safety in our care after being rescued from hunger and cold. We recently caught up with their progress.

Honeybee and her foal Lockie, born at The Donkey Sanctuary

Donkey born during lockdown has been named ‘Lockie’

A handsome foal born at our sanctuary on Easter Monday during the COVID-19 lockdown has been named Lockie.

Donkeys return to the fields in April

A return to the fields

Recent sunny and dry weather allowed our donkeys and mules to return to their paddocks to enjoy warm weather.

Donkey Welfare Adviser, Joe with Orlaith Jane and Bella

Covid-19 advice for donkey owners

We are still here for donkey owners or Donkey Guardian worried about caring for their animals during the Covid-19 outbreak.