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Visit rescued donkeys, sheep, and pot-bellied pigs at Nerja Donkey Sanctuary. Staff can tell you the story of each animal that has been rescued and brought to the shelter. Feed the animals with food purchased on site, or help take a donkey (or a dog) for a walk. Check the sanctuary’s website for special events and to read each animal’s rescue story. Take a look at our Nerja attractions planner to schedule your visit to Nerja Donkey Sanctuary and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
Nerja Donkey Sanctuary reviews
Worth a visit here if only to support the worthwhile work being done by these people. Children will love it . more »
We visited back in 2006. We used to visit Nerja as a family each year for about 15 years. The donkey sanctuary was a good part of our trip and we went a few times. I'll always remember a goat called..... more »
Really great! Free to get in and you get a bucket of carrots to feed to the animals. Donations very much worth making (make one and you can take a can of drink from their fridge!) and you can adopt an animal for a year for just 20 euros. They live on donations so please do make one. As well as donkeys and horses there are some pigs, a sheep, some very friendly cats and this summer, a whole litter of puppies that were left there.
Worthwhile cause that is takes donations by paying for feed. Giving a good home for lots of animals, not just donkeys, and the chance to feed them makes you feel very humble.
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