News from the Donkey Sanctuary

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 20:41
Thank you to all volunteers who visited the Sanctuary on Sunday, November 13 to help us prepare the farm for winter. Your hard work has earned you donkey love and hugs throughout our Christmas season! Because of you, the Sanctuary trails and paddocks...
Friday, November 4, 2016 - 15:13
Wow, so much great coverage in this past week - CTV in Kitchener has done a video story on the Sanctuary! You can view it here. We're so delighted with this coverage, and especially that the video focuses in particular on our volunteers. We couldn't do...
Monday, October 31, 2016 - 15:21
Photographer and writer Vanessa Tignanelli recently visited us with her camera, and got to know some of the donkeys on one of our Open Days. We are delighted to share the results of her visit – a video at the Globe and Mail (shared via their...
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 19:46
Are you making plans for your Christmas season? What? You are? That's terrific! You should include a visit to the Donkey Sanctuary in your plans - we'll be open the four Sundays before Christmas - November 27, December 4, 11 and 18 - and we'd just love...
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 19:35
When Belle, 20, was first rescued by a kind neighbour, perhaps the most distinctive thing about her was that she seemed depressed, resigned to a lonely existence of pain and deprivation. 
She was dispirited, head down, showing no real interest in the...
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 15:05
Our thanks to everyone who came out to participate in our fourth annual PACE for the Donkeys 5K. With perfect weather for racing - sunny skies and comfortable temperatures - plus lots of interested donkeys and excitement - we were bound to have a great...