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National Donkey 2021 Celebrations

National Donkey 2021 Celebrations

Celebrated every May 17 each year, the National Donkey Day aims to recognize the contribution donkeys make, to the national and rural economy across Kenya. It brings together animal welfare organizations from all over the country…

Protecting the Beast of Burden Through Best Husbandry Practices

In a convention organized by Caritas Kitui, to enlighten the donkey owners on the best donkey husbandry practices, residents turned out in large numbers to celebrate and appreciate the services offered by this animal. The…

The Equine Welfare Workshop in Nakuru – The Brooke East Africa

By Agency for Cross Border Pastoralists Development The Brooke East Africa held an equine welfare workshop from November 17, 2020 to November 20, 2020 at Hill Court hotel in Nakuru to discuss the welfare issues…

APaD’s work in Protecting the Welfare of Donkeys

By Agency for Cross-Border Pastoralists Development Animal welfare has for a long time been a hot debate among organizations that lobby for proper animal welfare as that is what defines an animal’s well-being. The donkey…

Donkey Theft & Slaughter Still a Pressing Issue in the Pastoralist Communities

By Agency for Cross-Border Pastoralists Development The gazette of donkey meat as food by the Government of Kenya in the year 1999, with the aim of curbing bush slaughter and improving food safety, was followed…