‘Vets first tried to use gentler therapies, such as the application of chemotherapeutic ointments, which unfortunately had no effect.’
The donkeys were rescued along with 31 horses last year
The sanctuary paid tribute to Nobby, Scott and Oliver
An investigation sponsored by an international welfare charity has claimed donkeys are being smuggled into Kenya to keep up with the demand for their hides
Mayor Anastasios-Nikolaos Zorzos pledged improvements would be made to the working conditions for Santorini’s donkeys ahead of the next holiday season
What other hybrid equines are out there, and which ones would, theoretically, be eligible to do dressage?
‘I think there’s realisation that other equines may be different but can still do the job, and why shouldn’t they?’
‘Even though Fudge is a young inexperienced mother, she bonded with her baby straight away and has been very loving and protective’
The owner had idea their dam was carrying two foals until he spotted the pair in the field
Watch a video of the adorable foal, who has a lot to say for himself!
“It is a rags to riches donkey story, especially for the two abandoned boys”
‘I ended up talking about so much. It felt good to talk about these things and this really helped’
Charities dedicated to helping injured horses in the Gambia and retraining racehorses in the UK are among those benefiting from the fundraising
The Donkey Sanctuary is seeking donations to fund extra fodder to keep the donkeys, which are key to the local communities, alive
Equine welfare charity Brooke challenged the high street retailer to investigate the sourcing and treatment of the donkeys used as ingredients in the cosmetics product
“I wanted to find a way to combine my love of being with animals and working with children”
The donkey was pushed off a ramp into the tigers' enclosure, where it died some 30 minutes later
The Donkey Sanctuary said the news is “huge step towards stopping donkeys falling victim to the unsustainable trade”
"To say his arrival has caused a lot of excitement would be an understatement"
“Action must be taken now to curb this trade, in the interest of both animal and human welfare”