The NT Government buys a herd of feral donkeys for a research study.
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Eseltjiesrus Donkey Sanctuary

So proud to be part of the Cape Town Unites for Animals march today. Thank you to our two Board members Carole and Frank who represented Eseltjiesrus. The march... was supported by over 80 animal welfare organisations and presented a memorandum to parliament asking for the legal recognition of animals as sentient beings and also asking for a ban on the trade in donkey skins.

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Slaughtering of donkeys in Kitui could wipe out the animals in the next six years if it is not reversed, a veterinary official has warned.Kitui-based veterinary officer Joseph Kamonzo said 15 donkeys had been slaughtered over the last 12 months while many other slaughtering cases were not reported.H...

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This week, Executive Director, Mark Meyers, received a disturbing email regarding donkey hides. We stand firmly against the sell and trade of donkeys for their skins. Here is the official statement from PVDR.

Either all donkeys count, or none of them do.

I received a very distressing email yesterday, one that I have taken some time to research and digest before I responded and decided to share.
A number of African countries have banned China from buying their donkeys, saying demand for the four-legged creatures has become unsustainable. Niger announced a ban on the export of donkeys this month after trade of the animals increased by three times in the last year, mainly to Asian countries.
Every day, donkeys from Asia to Africa and South America are at risk of being brutally slaughtered and their skins stolen and exported to China. Read about the serious issues being faced and act now to add your voice to The Donkey Sanctuary campaign.
Rift Valley, Kenya – A $3,000,000 slaughterhouse has just opened in Kenya, a slaughterhouse dedicated and purpose-built to slaughter up to 100 donkeys a day. The meat will be exported to Ch…
China's demand for donkey products, used in traditional remedies, is proving problematic for African suppliers and causing economic and environmental issues.
According to Molepolole Station Commander, Charles Mbengwa the suspects aged 38, 34 and a 32-year-old woman told the police that they were employees of Hongde Company that is based in Zimbabwe and that they export the hides to China.

Please take a moment and while drinking your morning coffee watch this important video. Afterwards share it with your friends then support these donkeys.

Current USDA equine export for Mexico. Left to right: last year to date, this year to date, last week, current week.

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You may be very interested in donkey skins, but they are very difficult to find. Why, and how this problem can be solved?
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Donkeys were seen tethered to the roadside in China's Hebei province so that the meat could be instantly butchered and sold directly to passing motorists.
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