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Equine flu update May 2019

EQUINE FLU Donkeys are susceptible along with all other equines to Equine Flu.  Ensure your donkeys’ inoculations are up to date, and if not we recommend you contact your vet and arrange for them to be inoculated.    We also recommend that you do not move your donkeys during this outbreak nor allow new equines onto […]

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Devon County Show 18 May 2019 Donkey classes cancelled

Devon County Show 18 May 2019 Donkey Classes cancelled The Show have sadly taken the decision to cancel the Donkey Classes this year due to lack of entries.  It is assumed this is as a result of the equine flu vaccination requirements and they are hoping to reinstate the classes next year.

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DBS on Countryfile BBC1 7.00 28th April

The members in Northern Ireland and their donkeys will be featured on BBC Countryfile on Sunday 28 April (trailer to be shown on Sunday 21 April).   The programme is usually repeated the following Sunday morning (early) as well as on BBC iPlayer.  There were in the region of 38 members and 28 donkeys in two […]

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Western region fun day postponed to 9th June

12th February, 2019 Dear Friends, Donkey Fun Day After consultation with others about the recent Equine Influenza outbreak, and the concern about the current situation, I have decided to postpone our Donkey Fun Day, which was scheduled for Sunday, 3rd March, to 9th June. I am so sorry about this change of plan, but think […]

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Membership renewal due 1st February

PLEASE NOTE THAT MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL IS DUE ON 1 FEBRUARY Please click on this link for Membership to renew online; other renewal methods are explained in the January issue of Bray Talk due out soon

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Sue Horn – in memoriam

Sue Horn It is with great sadness that I inform members that Sue Horn passed away during the evening of 5 th January, following a long debilitating illness. Sue was a Donkey Breed Society member from its earliest days and will be best remembered for the donkeys she bred and exhibited under the prefix East […]

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