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Lehua...and Jenny
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys, rescued )

- 1521 days ago -
Lehua spent the first few years of her life living alone under the dark crawl space of a house. When her guardians grew tired of feeding and cleaning up after Lehua, they decided to let her come live at Leilani Farm Sanctuary
Donkeys Rescued From Deep Flood Water
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys, rescued )

- 1529 days ago -
Two donkeys have been rescued from a field in the village of Cattal, York after flooding left them in deep water.
Making Dates With Middle East Donkeys
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys )

- 2000 days ago -
A unique project, set up by WSPA partner Pegasus and Israeli date plantation owners, has given formerly abused and unwanted donkeys a new lease on life and a useful job to do.
MARIAH and Her Friends.
Offbeat  (tags: mustang, mariah, sanctuary, donkeys, pigs, safety, home, compassion )

- 2027 days ago -
MARIAH is an 8 year old mustang mare, she has been at the sanctuary since she was 11 months old. Captured in Nevada by the BLM when she was five months old, Mariah somehow " lost" her mother during this BLM roundup. She spent 6 months with BLM, and
Smoke...From Iraq to Therapy Donkey?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, donkeys, Iraq, therapy animals, protection )

- 2138 days ago -
Smoke the donkey, the former mascot for 1st Marine Logistics Group in Iraq, will soon have a new job in the United States.
Debate: Is Donkey Basketball Animal Abuse?
Offbeat  (tags: conflicts, donkey basketball, donkeys, scared, abused mistreated, cruelty )

- 2215 days ago -
PETA is urging a school in Minnesota to cancel a planned Donkey Basketball game, saying the so-called "sport" is animal abuse. Donkey Basketball is just that -- people sitting on donkeys while they play basketball. PETA says it is "rough and abusive act
Should Tourists Ride the Donkeys of Santorini? SAWA Says NO!
Offbeat  (tags: donkeys, santonrini welfare association, animal rights, donkey taxis, abuse )

- 2225 days ago -
Black sand beaches, soft orange sunsets and stunning white architecture are what most people think of when picturing the beautiful Greek Isle of Santorini. However, there is another reality - unwanted kittens crying in alleys, underfed dogs roaming the
Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys )

- 2228 days ago -
In its first 10 years, Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue has emerged as the preeminent donkey rescue of the United States of America. Statically speaking, PVDR covers more area and rescues more donkeys than all other organizations combined.
An Important Message From the Middle East
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, donkeys, environment, protection )

- 2287 days ago -
Some of the most horribly abused donkeys and horses have no owner. These poor animals are so cheap to buy that when they are too old, tired or ill to go on, they're simply abandoned. Wandering around with no food or water, the donkeys make easy targets
Parasailing Donkey: An Ongoing Indignity
Offbeat  (tags: cruelty, donkeys, parachute, suffering, no charges, no justice )

- 2303 days ago -
Until a couple of weeks ago, I thought donkey basketball was the worst indignity visited upon this gentle species in the guise of sport and entertainment for us humans. Then came the report from Russia about the parasailing donkey. And, as I have discover
A Happy Ending for the Parasailing Donkey
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys )

- 2313 days ago -
Remember the case of the parasailing donkey from a few weeks ago? To quickly recap, a handful of Russian businessmen decided to strap a donkey into a parasailing harness and launch her into the air, watch her scream in terror, and ultimately drag her
Parasailing Donkey Prompts Investigation! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys, parasailing )

- 2329 days ago -
Entrepreneurs" in Southern Russia could face two years in jail for animal abuse after allegedly forcing a donkey to parasail over the Sea of Azov. Horrified beachgoers reported that the terrified donkey screamed nonstop--the animal was so high in the air
Where Donkeys Are Matatus With Bus Stops
Offbeat  (tags: Kenya, Lamu Island, donkeys, matatu, only way, get around, bus stop, UNESCO heritage )

- 2412 days ago -
It is nowhere near a ride in a matatu or a taxi, but it is the only way to get aroung Lamu Island, which has only one vehicle.
Plan to Deliver Life-Saving Aid By Donkeys
Offbeat  (tags: children, charity, droughts, food, donkeys, life saving food supplies, aid )

- 2412 days ago -
A children's charity is preparing to deliver life-saving food supplies by donkey cart as months of drought in Niger give way to heavy rain, which threatens to wash away roads
This Basketball 'Game' Racks Up the Fouls
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys, basketball )

- 2430 days ago -
Last night, high school students, parents, and PETA supporters gathered en masse outside Snohomish High School in Snohomish, Washington, to inform people who were attending a donkey basketball fundraiser that exploiting animals for a cheap thrill is both

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