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Parasailing Donkey Prompts Investigation! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys, parasailing )

- 2894 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
An Important Message From the Middle East
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, donkeys, environment, protection )

- 2852 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
A Happy Ending for the Parasailing Donkey
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys )

- 2878 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
Smoke...From Iraq to Therapy Donkey?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, donkeys, Iraq, therapy animals, protection )

- 2703 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.
Making Dates With Middle East Donkeys
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- 2565 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.
Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys )

- 2793 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.
Should Tourists Ride the Donkeys of Santorini? SAWA Says NO!
Offbeat  (tags: donkeys, santonrini welfare association, animal rights, donkey taxis, abuse )

- 2790 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
This Basketball 'Game' Racks Up the Fouls
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys, basketball )

- 2995 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
Animals Terrorised By Bossy Donkey
Offbeat  (tags: court hearing, donkeys, bossy violent donkey, charges, tormenting farm animals paddocks )

- 3026 days ago -
A man has appeared in court charged with failing to prevent a "violent and bossy" donkey from terrorising a field of farm animals. Andrew Harding, aged 39, appeared before Daventry Magistrates' Court yesterday to face eight charges of animal neglect and
Debate: Is Donkey Basketball Animal Abuse?
Offbeat  (tags: conflicts, donkey basketball, donkeys, scared, abused mistreated, cruelty )

- 2781 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
Lehua...and Jenny
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys, rescued )

- 2086 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
Taken for a £6m (Donkey) Ride By Brussels Wasters
Offbeat  (tags: animals, donkeys, internet diary, wasteful projects, EU )

- 3145 days ago -
An internet diary 'written' by a donkey in the Netherlands has topped a new list of the most wasteful projects funded by the EU.
Jenny Gives Danny Rides
Offbeat  (tags: abused goat, danny, rescued, sanctuary bonding, jenny, donkeys, rides )

- 3028 days ago -
Formerly abused but now living happily at Leilani Farm Sanctuary, Danny the goat loves to ride around on Jenny, his donkey friend's back. Jenny seems to enjoy the experience too. Several times a day the pair can be seen riding around the farm together.
Plan to Deliver Life-Saving Aid By Donkeys
Offbeat  (tags: children, charity, droughts, food, donkeys, life saving food supplies, aid )

- 2978 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
Donkeys Rescued From Deep Flood Water
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, donkeys, rescued )

- 2094 days ago -
Two donkeys have been rescued from a field in the village of Cattal, York after flooding left them in deep water.

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