Donkey foal Arya is a true survivor!

Donkey foal Arya is a true survivor!

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Arya as a foal, Redwings Horse Sanctuary

Meet Redwings Horse Sanctuary’s very own daughter of Winterfell – an irresistibly fluffy donkey named Arya who has proved to be one tough cookie!

Just like her namesake Arya Stark, from George R. R. Martin’s fantasy novels Game of Thrones, donkey Arya is a true survivor having overcome the loss of her mum Millie at a very young age. Read more

You’ve got a friend in me!

You’ve got a friend in me!

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Derek and Harry, Redwings Horse Sanctuary

Donkeys form extremely strong bonds and the loss of one of a pair of close friends can pose a real threat to the health and wellbeing of the one left behind.

At Redwings Horse Sanctuary, the vets and equine care teams understand just how carefully a lonely donkey must be monitored and managed to help them recover. So when beautiful donkey Derek sadly lost his inseparable companion Clive in September 2015 due to a severe case of colic, they knew they needed to find him a new special friend. Read more