Donkey News 2017

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DONKEY NEWS 2017

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Gussy the donkey
Gussy the donkey, Nailsworth Donkey Sanctuary

Gussy the donkey to celebrate 40 years of life with a big birthday bash in Nailsworth Sam Evans, Stroud News and Journal 22 August 2017 Gussy was the first donkey rescued by Tim and Dawn over 30 years ago. The couple now run the Nailsworth Donkey Sanctuary in Gloucestershire. 

therapy donkey Tiny Tim
Miniature donkey Tiny Tim has a big heart

Miniature donkey Tiny Tim has a big heart Pat Lavoy, Bancroft This Week 27 July 2017 Miniature donkey Tiny Tim had a difficult start in life and is only six weeks old but he’s already in training to be an emotional support animal and the first therapy donkey in Canada.  

Donkeys for Africa
Donkey Shelter, Donkeys for Africa

Donkeys for Africa Newsletter July 2017

Donkeys for Africa – July 2017 Newsletter Updates on the donkey skin trade, the welfare of working donkeys, a high-welfare donkey dairy, Brooke East Africa and a rare blue-eyed donkey foal.

Timmy the Donegal Donkey
Timmy the Donegal Donkey

Deformed death row Donegal donkey makes miraculous recovery Stephen Maguire, Irish Mirror, 6 July 2017

Running With the Herd
Running With the Herd

Running With the Herd Christopher McDougall, Running With Sherman series, New York Times, 5 June 2017

Dominique the Therapy Donkey
Dominique the Therapy Donkey

Dominique the Donkey visits classroom RG Daily Digest, 12 May 2017 Dominique the Donkey, from The Caring Place Donkey Sanctuary, during a visit to children with Autism in Eugene. 

donkey training
To Train a Donkey, Find a Zebra

To Train a Donkey, Find a Zebra Christopher McDougall, Running With Sherman series, New York Times, 6 April 2017

A Place the Donkeys Call Home
A Place the Donkeys Call Home

A Place the Donkeys Call Home The Northumberland Life, 5 April 2017 Article about Primrose Donkey Sanctuary in Roseneath, Canada.

A Man, Two Donkeys and a Travelling Library
Biblioburro: The Story of a Man, Two Donkeys and a Travelling Library

Biblioburro: The Story of a Man, Two Donkeys and a Travelling Library Amber King, Wide Open Pets, 28 March 2017

Donkey brings back memories for Exmouth nursing home residents
Donkey brings back memories for Exmouth nursing home residents

Donkey brings back memories for Exmouth nursing home residents Exmouth Journal, 27 March 2017 

The Wild Burros of Oatman Arizona
The Wild Burros of Oatman Arizona

The Wild Burros of Oatman, Arizona Priyanka Bhowmick, Amusing Planet, 23 March 2017 Wild burros are a familiar sight in Oatman. They come to town in the morning where the tourists feed them carrots and hay pellets and go back to their home in the hills at night. 

Finding My Donkey's Pack 
Finding My Donkey’s Pack

Finding My Donkey’s Pack Christopher McDougall, Running With Sherman series, New York Times, 16 February 2017

Britain's 'oldest donkey' dies
Britain’s ‘oldest donkey’ dies

Britain’s ‘oldest donkey’ dies ITV.com, 13 February 2017  

A Girl and Her Donkey
A Girl and Her Donkey

A Girl and Her Donkey Christopher McDougall, Running With Sherman series, New York Times, 9 February 2017

Donkey Shaming 101: The Many Faces of Charlie the Donkey
Donkey Shaming 101: The Many Faces of Charlie the Donkey

Donkey Shaming 101: The Many Faces of Charlie the Donkey Mateja Lane, Wide Open Pets, 7 February 2017

‘Legendary’ donkey dies in his 40s
‘Legendary’ donkey dies in his 40s

‘Legendary’ donkey dies in his 40s Rachel Turner, Horse & Hound, 29 January 2017

Donkey Love: Little-Known Facts About Donkeys
Little-Known Facts About Donkeys

Donkey Love: Little-Known Facts About Donkeys Dr. Becker, healthypets.mercola.com, 2 February 2017

San Angelo Man Saves Donkeys
San Angelo Man Fights to Save the World’s Donkeys

San Angelo Man Fights to Save the World’s Donkeys Joe Hyde, sanangelolive.com, 29 January 2017 With The Donkey Sanctuary releasing their report into the Chinese donkey-hide industry today, Joe Hyde speaks to David Duncan who has been at the forefront of the fight against this brutal trade, gathering information and bringing it to the attention of the public and donkey welfare organisations. 

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