News from the Donkey Sanctuary

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...
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 14:59
Book a private tour of the Sanctuary - perfect for groups large and small - to learn about the history of the DSC, the work we do with the animals and the special nature of donkeys. A guide will greet you upon your arrival, and accompany you...
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 19:48
On Sunday September 25, we will be closed to regular open day visitors until 12 pm (noon) while we will host our fourth annual PACE for the Donkeys 5K Trail Run. Once we have completed the run and the awards ceremonies and cleanup, we will open...
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 16:40
Join us on September 25 for our 4th annual PACE for the Donkeys 5K Trail Run (or walk)! Visit our PACE website for details and or go ahead and register directly at raceroster.com. The race will be run on the trails and through the fields of the...
Friday, April 8, 2016 - 14:05
In the 2016 season, we’ll be open on Sundays 10 am to 3 pm, May 1 until October 30. We’ll also be open on Wednesdays In July and August (10 am to 3 pm). When you visit, you can look forward to meeting many of our resident 90 donkeys and mules, you can...
Friday, April 8, 2016 - 13:02
We look forward to meeting you! But first, we’d like to mention right up front a couple of things we have learned need to be made clear before you visit:  strollers/car seats/infant carriers/wagons are not permitted in areas where the donkeys are...
Monday, January 25, 2016 - 19:59
Many thanks to our donors, volunteers and staff. You have made it possible, recently, for us to satisfy continuing appeals for assistance. We now have over 80 donkeys and mules on site and we anticipate that more requests for intake will be received. We...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 19:18
The DSC will be open to the public from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on the first four Sundays before Christmas: Sunday, November 29Sunday, December 6, 13, 20 It’s a beautiful, festive, fuzzy (donkeys in winter coats) time 
of year!
Friday, October 23, 2015 - 17:31
We are experiencing ongoing technical difficulty with our phone service at present (for the number: 519-836-1697). We are not yet sure when this line, our only office line, can be restored. Soon we hope! We are so sorry for the inconvenience. We are able...