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The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary, Ventnor
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The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary shelters and cares for over 200 abandoned or neglected donkeys. Bring the whole family, pet the donkeys, and scratch their ears. The charity is completely supported by public donations, and you can help them by joining their Adopt a Donkey project. Choose the donkey that you want to help and you will receive colorful photos of your new friend and the charity’s newsletter twice a year. The site is pet-friendly, so if your dog is comfortable around donkeys, bring him too. To visit The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary on your holiday in Ventnor, and find out what else Ventnor has to offer, use our Ventnor trip itinerary builder.
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  • Visited on a wet cold day in November but a lovely place. Lots and lots of donkey's all looked after amazingly! 
  • Lots of donkeys and a few ponies. A cafe and a couple of shops. Donations greatly appreciated. Best to go when a bit warmer. 
  • I am baiased cos I love everything donkey but the IOW Donkey Sanctuary has to be a top go to place when visiting the Island. The donkeys are super friendly & of course very cute. Plenty of parking, fr...  more »