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Come and spend time with these wise and soulful animals

Explore the beautiful Herefordshire countryside with a pack donkey. These delightful animals are wonderful walking companions - calm, kind and steady, they will also carry your picnic for you.

Donkey Workshop

Ideal for children over 5 and adults alike approx one hour £20/donkey

  • Begins with you meeting your donkey
  • Brushing your donkey
  • A talk about donkeys
  • Leading your donkey, stroking and petting



Donkey Rambles

Ideal for adults and families approx two hours £20/donkey 

  • Begins with meeting your donkey and brushing him
  • Prepare the harness to carry equipment
  • Go on a walk which lasts an hour 
  • Plus time for a bringg your own picnic
  • A time to explore, reconnect with nature and experience the countryside in all the changing seasons.


Donkey  Agility

Fun for all, children 5 and over, ideal for developing team work

  • A fun session that can be held indoors
  • Learn to work with your donkey, over various obstacles
  • Creating trust and confidence with your donkey
  • Developing handling skills


Children must always be accompained

Longer walks can be arranged by request 

Booking is essential


Starting from £20 per individual session


Sue Jones
Old Shawls Farm
Phone: 01981 510269 / 07934 424328
Website: http://
Children welcome Groups welcome Seasonal opening Walking path nearby Working farm No dogs / pets
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Black Hill Donkeys A walk in the woods Admiring the View Favourite Donkey Under a Shady Tree

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