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In memory of Ursula Roberts

We have been notified that Mrs Ursula Roberts died towards the end of 2021.   Ursula had been a member of the DBS for over 30 years, and held the offices of Council Member, Judge and President.

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The Donkey – please send in your contributions!

From Liz Wright: Hi! It’s that time when I want your contributions for the donkey – Deadline: 14 February or before. Just to remind you I need them as Word documents and jpegs close to or preferably over 1mb.  Any scans need to be good quality ones. I can edit stuff, don’t worry about being […]

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In memory of Maureen Borthwick

We have been informed that Maureen Borthwick died on 19 November 2021.  Maureen was a longstanding member of the DBS who lived near Blackpool, where she bred donkeys under the prefix Indomba, and she was also a member of our judging panel.   Her working career involved teaching English and Music.    

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New Year greetings 2022

A very Happy New Year to all our Donkey Breed Society Members and to everyone who is joining us or joining in with our Local, Regional and National Activities this year!! We wish you and your donkeys all the very best health and happiness for 2022. Check out your Region or adjoining Region’s pages (link […]

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Christmas message from John Porter, DBS President

Dear Members, After a very difficult year, I am sure everybody is looking forward to a more positive Christmas than last year.   I send my condolences to all members and their families who have lost loved ones for whatever reason during this period.  The outlook is positive due to the tremendous progress made by our […]

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Carl Hester becomes Honorary Member of the DBS

Welcome to our latest member! Christmas has come early to the Donkey Breed Society as Carl Hester has accepted our invitation to become an Honorary Member of the Society. President of The Society, John Porter said, ‘this is splendid news and we are very grateful to Mr Hester for his interest and support.’ Carl is […]

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Your Horse Live 2021

Click on this link to head over to the gallery and see some lovely pictures of our members, their donkeys, the first fab farrier and Carl Hester at Your Horse Live 2021.

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Christmas cards 2021

The design for 2021 Christmas cards is ‘Homeward Bound’ which has ‘Seasons Greetings’ as the wording inside. These are in boxes of 10, all fully recyclable. One box of cards has a price of £4.50 including postage, but we are offering 5 boxes for the price of 4 at £18.00 including postage. Please go to […]

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