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Good Homes Wanted for Donkeys

The RSPCA has several donkeys looking for caring new homes

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Teeth
Dental disease is second only to hoof problems as the most common medical condition of the donkey
Gemma Lily the dental technician from the Donkey Sanctuary has prepared an excellent article for the website. In the Spring we hope to set up a blog so you will be able to ask her questions

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Donkey Agility at Clovelly

Report from Briony Wild

Six donkeys attended a very successful South West  Donkey agility Day at Clovelly . We were very lucky to have Vanessa Bee from the Horse Agility Club to teach us . The donkeys and owners really enjoyed themselves .  Agility is something donkeys can do very well as they respond better to being "asked "and not forced  In the morning we all had chance to try all the equipment with Vanessa's  help . After lunch we had a competition for us all  . All the equipment is simple and easy to make at home so hopefully we will see more donkeys entering competitions  We must thank Sue and Bart from Clovelly for organising it all for us and Vanessa for her brilliant teaching . Here in the South West it is  something we will be doing again. Perhaps a competition between Regions ??  Lets get more donkeys out there doing Agility

2014 Chamionship Show

An open letter from our Chairman

There has been much exchange of views as to the location and programme for the 2014 show, some positive, some most definitely not; so it is my intention that this puts into perspective what has been planned and why…………….  

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LAMB HILL SHOW 2014

This year’s Lamb Hill Show was a great success with good entries in spite of the weather leading up to show day.
We had the added attraction this by having a mule class which was well supported. Our winning mule having travelled all the way from Dumfries to be there.
See more photos on the Show Gallery Page.

Donkey Packing in the Pennines..

Carol Limmer and Olwen Brown have been on their travels again with their donkeys Echo and  Colin.
Carol writes.
This year 3 days on the old packhorse trails between Burnley and Hebden Bridge.  We packed just under 30 miles over some quite desolate and challenging terrain.  Stunning views but definitely a trip to undertake only in the summer months.

Christmas Cards

I know that we talk about Christmas earlier every year so this must seem ridiculous.

But there is a reason

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