Do you feel like spending a day surrounded by nature and equines and learning more about this beautiful animals? We offer you an incredible 2 hours experience in the biggest Animal Sanctuary of Spain where you could participate in a guided tour of the Sanctuary and an interaction session with 77 donkeys and mules in our paddocks. During the visit, you will learn about the stories of our rescued donkeys, equine behaviour, their evolution, history, diet and basic care and our activities to protect them. After/during the guided tour we will open the paddocks to interact with our wonderful donkeys under the supervision of our donkey experts. The interaction session includes: 1)first contact, 2) grooming and 3) Hug donkey therapy Duration: 2 hours
Sustainability and Communication Manager at The Donkey Sanctuary Spain. I have been living and collaborating with animal protection and enviromental causes in more than 10 countries during the last 12 years. I am a posgraduate enviromental economist by the LSE and my mission is to create a better world for animals living in Spain by increasing human empathy towards them, promoting the bonds between humans and animals and their contribution to humanity.
El Refugio del Burrito
Our mision is to transform the quality of life for donkeys, mules and people in Spain through greater understanding, collaboration and support, and by promoting lasting, mutually life-enhancing relationships. The objectives of El Refugio del Burrito are the provision of care, protection and permanent security for donkeys and mules which are in need due to abandonment, mistreatment or neglect
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We are based in Fuente de Piedra, close to the second biggest natural reserve of flamingos in Europe "La laguna de Fuente de Piedra" and El Torcal and Los Dolmenes, both UNESCO sites. Our traditional Spanish cortijo (farm), complete with a charming olive grove and traditional buildings, has been turned into the biggest haven for donkeys and mules rescued from across Spain.
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If you dont have your own transport, you can reach us by public transport and we can pick you up for a small supplement to the closest stations: Antequera Santa Ana (train) and Fuente de Piedra (bus)